PESHAWAR: Minister of State for Interior Shaharyar Afridi has assured PTM leader and Member National Assembly from North Waziristan Mohsin Dawar to restore passport office in Miranshah.

TNN correspondent reported that Mohsin Dawar held a meeting with Shaharyar Afridi in Islamabad on Tuesday. During the meeting, the state minister said all out efforts will be made to ensure durable peace in the tribal districts and Balochistan. He said development and progress of these areas is among the top priorities of the government.

Mr Afridi said the people of the tribal districts offered matchless sacrifices for the country. He said he feels the pain of the people who were displaced during the war against militancy. He said the government will create maximum employment opportunities in North Waziristan and rest of the tribal districts.

Mohsin Dawar said development in the tribal districts is not possible without durable peace. He said the tribal districts should play more active role in national development.