Grand Qaumi Jirga formed to highlight, resolve issues of Dir
Staff Reporter Lower Dir
In order to draw the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government’s attention towards the grievances of over 2.5 million population of Dir Lower and Dir Upper, the Dir Grand Qaumi Jirga has been formed with a single point agenda i.e. development of the area.
This was announced at a press conference held at Akhunkhail House in Lower Dir attended by the members of the National Press Club (NPC).
The NPC delegation headed by former President of the club Shakil Qarar was visiting the area on the invitation of the Convener of the Dir Grand Qaumi Jirga and Founder and President of the Dir Overseas Pakistanis Association (DOPA), Rahim Shah Akhunkhail.
It was told at the press conference that Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s (KP) successive governments have failed to address the problems of infrastructure, health, education and employment of the people of Dir districts (Lower and Upper) and now the Grand Qaumi Jirga…