PESHAWAR, 31 October: A Youth Jirga of FATA on Monday announced to further accelerate movement for implementation of reforms in the tribal areas.

Shahjehan Afridi, FATA Youth Jirga member and president of Jamaat-e-Islami FATA youth wing, told media that a Jirga member was scheduled to meet the National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq to discuss implementation of reforms. He said the Jirga member will urge the speaker to accelerate the process of reforms implementation. He said the Youth Jirga will also file a request for meeting with the Army Chief and federal Law Minister Zahid Hamid.

The Jirga members had also held a meeting with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra two days ago during which the governor had assured implementation of the reforms. The Youth Jirga members include tribal youth, members of students organisations and social activists. The Jirga works for quick implementation of FATA reforms.