(MENAFN – Tribal News Network) BANNU, 2 December: A number of displaced people from North Waziristan Agency in Bannu have expressed resentment over not sending them back to their native areas despite restoration of peace after operation Raddul Fasaad.

Elders from Darpakhel, Zafar Town, Machis and Dattakhel held a Jirga in this regard at Jail Park, Bannu, on Friday and presented their demands to the political administration. Malik Abdul Qayyum and Haji Syed Ayub told TNN that displaced people from almost all areas of North Waziristan have returned to their areas, while they are still waiting for repatriation. They said the FATA Disaster Management Authority has also stopped providing monthly ration to the displaced families due to which they are facing difficulties.

The elders said they will stage a sit-in in front of Peshawar Press Club on 6 December which will continue till acceptance of their demands. They said displaced persons from Waziristan residing in different areas will participate in the sit-in.


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