FATA’s grant after merger to be increased by 3 percent under NFC Award: Alvi

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APP73-01 PESHAWAR: December 01 - President Dr. Arif Alvi addressing a press conference at Governor House. Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Shah Farman also present. APP

 

PESHAWAR, Dec 01 (APP):President Dr Arif Alvi Saturday said the grant of erstwhile Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), which had been merged into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), would be increased by 3 per cent in the National Finance Commission (NFC) Award to bring the hitherto neglected tribal districts at par with the settled areas of the province.