Govt to provide special development package for erstwhile FATA: PM
Prime Minister Imran Khan says federal government will provide a special development package in the National Finance Commission (NFC) Award for progress and prosperity of erstwhile FATA.
Chairing a high-level meeting regarding merger of tribal areas with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Islamabad, he said the federal government will provide resources more than required for development of erstwhile FATA.
The Prime Minister directed to enforce local government system in erstwhile tribal areas in line with suggestions and decisions of the people for the development of the tribal belt.
He said more job opportunities will be created for the FATA youth.
The meeting also reviewed the progress on legal and administrative measures taken so far towards the merger of erstwhile FATA with KP.