KP cabinet meeting in Landikotal tomorrow

KP cabinet meeting (File Poto)

Nasib Shah Shinwari

LANDIKOTAL: After the abolishment of FCR(Frontier crimes regulations) and the passing of Fata reforms bill from the national assembly of Pakistan, the Khyber Pakhtunkwa government has decided to held the provincial cabinet meeting at Landikotal, a historical place near  Pak-Afghan border Torkham.

The reliable sources in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial cabinet has told Fata voice news that all preparations and security arrangements have been done for the provincial cabinet meeting at the historical Landikotal which is the headquarter of district Khyber.

The sources said that the cabinet members would discuss the sixteen points agenda which is included to establish court across the newly merged tribal areas.

Sources in the local administration said that the administrative officials have made all security arrangements in Landikotal and there would be security alert at the area.

The sources say that the cabinet meeting is scheduled to be held at the jirga hall of Landikotal subdivision tomorrow on Thursday at 11:30 am. 

Meanwhile the Fata grand alliance and the leaders of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI) have threaten that they would not allow the provincial cabinet meeting in Landikotal.

The local elders of Fata grand alliance and the JUI leader Mufti Muhammad Ijaz Shinwari said in a live video that all the promises of the provincial minister about the newly merged areas are false and they were not loyal to the area and its people.

They said that the provincial and central government only made announcements and there was no a single penny invested on the development at the newly merged areas.

Earlier Mufti Muhammad Ijaz during a press conference at Landikotal press club has criticized that the governament was not willilng to lauch development projects in Landikotal. 

He criticized the government that the people of Landikotal and Khyber district were facing the worst issue of drinking water but the government was not serious to resolve this issue. 

The leaders threaten during the press conference that their volunteers would block Peshawar Torkham high way to stop the entry of cabinet ministers to Landikotal.