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GHALLANAI, April 30: Elders of rural and urban areas of Mohmand Agency attended a jirga on peace in agency headquarters Ghallanai.

The participants, who met in Ghallanai Jirga Hall, discussed how to promote peace and take steps for development of the area.

Assistant Political Agent Jamshed Khan and Tehsildar of Haleemzai area Shamsul Islam were also present.

The jirga passed a resolution, asking the government to release the innocent people arrested on the basis of suspicion in of Mohmand Agency.

A local elder, Shah Sawar, told TNN, “I request the member National Assembly and senator from Mohmand Agency to assist our youth in maintaining peace in the area. They should also carry out development schemes in the area.”