Malala Yousafzai demands FATA's merger with K-P ASAP

In video message, Nobel laureate says residents of tribal areas have been kept deprived of their rights for decades

News Desk December 26, 2017
Malala Yousafzai. PHOTO: Twitter

Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai has called for the merger of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) with Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P).

In a tweet on Tuesday, Yousafzai said that the people of Fata had kept been deprived of their human and constitutional rights for decades.

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She added that the tribal areas should be merged with K-P immediately. She also demanded that the government should pass the Fata reforms bill.

The Fata Youth Jirga thanked Yousafzai for her taking a "precise and clear" stand on the issue.


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