Web Desk: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Thursday chaired the meeting of federal cabinet in Islamabad in which recommendations of FATA (Federally Administered Tribal Areas) reforms committee were approved in principle, reported 24 News HD.
PM Nawaz Sharif was reported as saying that the spirit of Pakistaniat should be promoted for the national cohesion. He said we should work for the development of every part of the country without any discrimination.
As per Radio Pakistan, the premier said tribal people are patriotic and they love Pakistan. He said time has come that the tribal people will be brought into mainstream to end their sense deprivation.
It may be noted that FATA reforms issue was removed agenda of the previous cabinet meeting on February 7 which led to an uproar. Various political parties and FATA parliamentarians protested against the move. However, in today’s federal cabinet meeting the recommendations have been approved in principle.