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The federal government has expedited exploration of minerals in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas to improve socio-economic condition of tribal people. 

Official sources told our Peshawar correspondent, that 160 kilometers long roads have been completed to get access to mines.

Licenses have also been issued to various companies for mine exploration.

The sources said these companies have hired services of one thousand two hundred tribal people in Khyber and Orakzai agencies.

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