January 14, 2022

Tribesmen demand mining leases cancellation

PESHAWAR: The elders of the Jarobi area in the Mohmand tribal district have expressed concern over the planned destruction of forests in the area in the name of the mining as for the purpose at least 10 leases have been awarded by the district administration which they felt was “illegally.”The elders urged the KP government, especially the chief secretary, to take notice of the situation and take early steps to prevent the destruction of forests in the areas.In a letter to Chief Secretary...