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PTI’s Fata wing to stage sit-in for Fata reforms

PTI’s Fata wing to stage sit-in for Fata reforms
August 11, 2017

PESHAWAR, August 11: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Fata chapter, has finalized arrangements to stage a sit-in against non-implementation of Fata reforms. The protest will be staged outside Governor House in Peshawar where PTI Khyber Agency President Iqbal Afridi led the protesters.

A large number of protesters will likely to participate in the sit-in to press the federal government for not implementing the reforms.

Iqbal Afridi told Tribal News Network that that colonial era law should be repealed and Fata should be formally made part of the country with jurisdictions of high courts extended to it.

Afridi said that peoples of Fata were deprived of basic facilities of life, adding that people of Fata were aware of their rights who would fight it till their last breath.

PTI central leader Asad Umer is likely to participate in the sit-in.

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