KHAR: Bajaur Siyasi Ittehad on Wednesday asked the federal and provincial governments to conduct local government elections and extend superior judiciary to tribal areas.

It also demanded of the federal and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ministers to pay visits to tribal districts and resolve people problems. Addressing a press conference here at Bajaur Press Club, President of Bajaur Siyasi Ittehad Maulana Waheed Gul and other office bearers said that elected representatives should start taking interests in resolving people’s problems.

They urged the government to release Rs100 billion package promised for completion of ongoing as well launching of new projects.

They said that Fata Secretariat was a den of corruption and demanded its immediate abolition, adding that last year ADP had lapsed therefore funds of the current and last fiscal years should be released. They also demanded early extension of regular courts system to tribal areas.