PESHAWAR: Around 337,900 temporary displaced families from Fata have been returned to their native towns, officials at Fata Secretariat claimed.

The officials said that around 17,457 families were still living at camps in different areas and would be sent back to their native towns.

The officials said that the repatriating families were being compensated and proper relief items given to them.

They said that each repatriating family is given Rs25000 apart from Rs10,000 and six months ration to them.