ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain Tuesday said all resources would be utilized for mineral resources exploration in the tribal areas for improving living standard of the residents.
He was talking to a tribesmen delegation led by former parliamentary secretary Muhammad Nazeer Khan that called on him here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, a press release said.
The president stressed the need for chalking out an effective strategy to fully exploit the mineral resources in these areas.
He urged the public representatives to play their effective role in this regard so that the income generated from the exploration of national resources could be utilized for improving living standards of the people.
The president expressed the hope that construction of Kurram Tungi dam would accelerate development process of the area and asked the people to fully support the government.
He assured that his office would play its role for the resolution of the issues being faced by the people in these areas.