DESIGNATED GOVERNOR KPK CALLED ON THE PRIME MINISTER

March 01, 2016

Mr Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, recently appointed as Governor KPK called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at PM House today. He thanked the Prime Minister for reposing trust in him by nominating him as Governor Khyber Pukhtunkhwa (KPK).

Wishing him well on the assignment, the Prime Minister felicitated Mr Iqbal Zafar Jhagra on appointment as governor KPK. The Prime Minister expressed the hope and confidence that the designated governor will continue to work for the development and welfare of the people of FATA and KPK. The government is immensely committed and resolved to bring FATA at par with rest of the country by ensuring all required measures, emphasized the Prime Minister.

Praising their matchless sacrifices, the Prime Minister said that the entire nation in general and the people of FATA in particular, deserve due recognition for their support in the war against terrorism. The Prime Minister further said that the government will ensure return of Temporarily Displaced People to their native areas with honour and respect.

Mr Iqbal Zafar Jhagra said that he would continue the good work initiated by his predecessor for improving conditions in FATA.