Govt committed to development of tribal areas: President

ISLAMABAD, April 16 (APP): President Mamnoon Hussain Wednesday said the government accorded top priority to the socio-economic development and uplift of the tribal areas and several initiatives were underway to bring about a positive change in the area. Talking to Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan Abbasi who called on him here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, he said various measures were being taken for removing the sense of deprivation of the people of FATA and bringing them into the national mainstream. (Courtesy: APP)