Govt committed to FATA’s prosperity, development

ISLAMABAD, Oct 19 (APP):Pakistan Tehrik e Insaf leader Naeem ul Haq has said that PTI government was committed to establishing peace in Federally Administrated Tribal Areas (FATA) and uplift of the people.
Talking to Radio Pakistan, he said that development work was not possible in FATA due to war like conditions. The PTI-led government was committed to develop FATA at par with the rest of the country.
The government will continue its efforts to streamline FATA and provide opportunities to the people of Tribal belt, he added. He said that government was according priority to provide job opportunities to youth and make congenial atmosphere for foreign investment with an aim to expedite economic activities in FATA.
PTI MNA from FATA Jawad Hussain also said that communication infrastructure, including schools and hospitals, badly destroyed owing to counter-terrorism operation in FATA. Normalization of routine life and development works in FATA was a key priority of the incumbent government, he added.
He said that government wanted to expedite economic activities in FATA for economic revival and same laws will be implementable in FATA after its merger with KP.
He said that government should take measure to strengthen Pakistan-Afghanistan Border Management. Pakistan Army secured FATA by offering unparallel sacrifices. Although, Pakistan was passing through economic crisis, yet people of FATA have reposed full confidence in the incumbent government, he added.