‘Change in FATA must to end status quo’


ISLAMABAD Aug. 15 (TNS): Talking to a delegation of Senators from FATA in Islamabad on Tuesday, the Prime Minister said change in Federally Administered Tribal Areas is must to end the status quo.

The Prime Minister said that equal treatment of FATA residents in all social sectors shall be ensured.

He said that the government is prioritizing legal reforms along with the constructive change in affairs of FATA in consultation with all stakeholders to bring the area at par with other federating units.

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said additional resources shall be allocated to FATA for improving health, education, infrastructure and social sectors.