PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan has announced to give a status of sub-division to the remote Tirah area in Khyber tribal district before the local bodies elections.
The chief minister also directed the concerned authorities to complete homework for establishment of a cricket stadium and grid station in Tirah. These announcements were made in a meeting of lawmakers from merged tribal districts with the chief minister in Peshawar on Saturday. Secretaries of different departments of merged tribal districts also attended the meeting.
Mahmood Khan said the government would monitor the performance of government officials in merged districts and officials failing to perform in two years would be transferred. He said there would be no compromise on good governance and all necessary steps would be taken for this purpose.
The chief minister also directed the concerned officials to speed up the process of land acquisition and remove hurdles in this regard for development schemes in Bara.