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BARA, 03 August: Some members of Malikdin Khel tribe hailing from Bara subdivision of Khyber Agency complained that their houses were not included in the survey of damaged houses conducted by the government.

Talking to TNN, the local people alleged that more than 500 houses were destroyed due to militancy and military operations in the area but only 200 houses were declared as damaged in the survey report.

The local residents who have recently returned to Malikdin Khel area are living in damaged houses with limited space, they said adding the government should compensate them for repair of their houses.

Meanwhile, the political administration has said that 3500 houses have so far been identified as damaged in the survey and another survey would soon be conducted to incorporate the remaining houses including those of Malikdin Khel tribe.