Reforms Committee working for betterment of FATA: President
Mamnoon Hussain says no constitutional change will be introduced without taking the people of FATA into confidence.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that the Reforms Committee of the Government is working on priority basis for betterment of FATA.
Talking to a delegation from FATA in Islamabad on Monday, he expressed the confidence that situation in the region would improve further after introduction of reforms.
The President said no constitutional change will be introduced without taking the people of FATA into confidence.
Mamnoon Hussain pointed out that the Government has allocated a large sum for resettlement of displaced persons. He said that return of displaced persons to their homes of three agencies has been completed while return to other three agencies will be completed soon.
He said that operation Zarb-e-Azb has produced positive results and situation is returning to normalcy in seven agencies of FATA.
The President underlined that the Government would leave no stone unturned in rehabilitation of infrastructure in FATA destroyed as a result of terrorist activities.
Mamnoon Hussain said that development of education institutions, road networks and construction of hospitals are basic priorities of the Government.
The President noted that the youth of FATA has immense potential and they can bring laurels by equipping them with modern education.
He called for paying attention to female education so that they are able to play a positive role in development of tribal areas.