ISLAMABAD: Sardar Yaqoob Nasir, Senator of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz on Monday underlined the need for imparting education to the people of FATA.
He said that promoting education in FATA would help change the minds of the people of this area.
Talking to Pakistan Television channel, he said that FATA people were ignored in the past regimes, adding that PML (N) government is taking measures to address the issues of the masses of this area.
He said that participation of all political parties and stakeholders in the All Parties Conference called for developing consensus on the major issue being confronted the nation would have results soon.
Appreciating the sincere efforts of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for peace in the country, he said that the premier had provided ground to all the political parties and stakeholders to sit together and resolve the terrorism issue for maintaining peace in the country.
Senator of Awami National Party (ANP), Nabi Bangash said that Khyber Pakhtunkhawa and the people of FATA had given lot of sacrifices during the war against terrorism. He said that thousands of innocent lives had perished due to menace of terrorism that engulfed our areas in the recent times.
He stressed the need for implementation of the decision of APC to achieve peace and speedy progress for the people of this country.