Govt to bring tribal districts into national mainstream: Murad Saeed


ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Communication Murad Saeed paid glowing tribute to the various tribesmen for their matchless sacrifices for the defense of the motherland in hours of trials and tribulations and vowed to bring them in the mainstream of national development through radical reforms introduce in the merged tribal areas.

Addressing a public gathering here at Younis Khan Cricket Stadium in North Waziristan on Saturday, the Federal Minister said that tribal people always came out in support of their brave army whenever they were challenged by the enemy. They are the custodian of the frontier of the country and demonstrated the same spirit and determination since inception of the country in 1947.

Murad Saeed said that Prime Minster Imran Khan always pursue the path of peace and harmony in the region. He recalled that Imran Khan opposed armed attack on Afghanistan and urged the world community for peaceful settlement of Afghan imbroglio.

He recalled that Prime Minister Imran Khan had also opposed operation in Waziristan by saying it would push the country towards another quagmire.

Murad Saeed said that the PTI government fulfilled the promised it made with the people of Waziristan regarding free treatment of tribal people in the hospital and launching of Sihat Insaf Card. The launching of 3G and 4G network in North Wazirsitan is also a promised fulfilled by the government today.

Federal Minister said that in North Waziristan Sihat Insaf Card would be provided to every family. We brought a handsome package for the betterment of people of North Waziristan today and there was no doubt in it North Waziristan which ruin was now being rehabilitated.

The Federal Minister assured the people that Kurram Tangi would be constructed as per aspiration of the people of the area. The PTI government will address the 70 years old sense of deprivation of the tribesmen. The North Waziristan MNAs and Senators have been asked to approach him anytime for the reddressal of their problems.

Murad Saeed that the security check posts in Swat were abolished district through a systematic policy keeping in view the security situation on ground and promised to give development North Waziristan.

The public meeting was also addressed by Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Minister Finance Taimoor Salim Jhagra, Advisor to CM for merged areas Ajmal Wazir while Advisor to Prime Minister Iftikhar Durrani was present on this occasion.