The government of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa has ordered the transfers and postings of officials in the political administration in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). Similar action has also been taken in other departments.
Those who have changed charges include Muhammad Nasir Khan, who was previously the assistant political agent of Landikotal in Khyber Agency, and Naik Muhammad, the assistant political agent of Upper Kurram Agency.
They have been posted as the section officers of the Elementary and Secondary Education department.
Their previous posts have been taken by Rahimullah, who was the section officer of Planning and Development department. He has now been appointed as the assistant political agent of Landikotal.
The post of assistant political agent of Upper Kurram Agency has been taken by Shahid Ali, who was previously the assistant coordinator in the Chief Secretary’s office.
Published in The Express Tribune, March 19th, 2016.