56000 Afghan refugees repatriated to Afghanistan from KP: UNHCR

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PESHAWAR, Aug 28 (APP): As many as 56000 Afghan refugees have been repatriated to their county under the voluntary repatriation program this year from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa said Spokesperson of UNHCR on Sunday.

Talking to APP Duniya Aslam Khan the spokesperson of UNHCR said that 74000 individuals have left for their areas in
neighbouring Afghanistan.

She informed that the repatriating refuges have been
provided needed facilities and assistance in UNHRC Voluntary
Repatriation Centre.

She informed that about 3500 to 4000 families are reporting
for registration in the UNHCR Centre.

The repatriating refugees were being provided four hundred
dollars per person in the centre prior to their return, she
said.