ISLAMABAD, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 2nd August, 2016) : The Members of National Assembly from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa appreciated the positive step taken by government for the betterment of the poor people of Provincially Administered Tribal Areas (PATA). The MNAs Dr. Ibad Ullah, Haji Ghulam Ballour, Mohammad Junaid, Abdul Qahar and Sher Akbar Khan thanked the Prime Minister and the Finance Minister for Repealing Customs Act 1969 in PATA, Kohistan and Malakand Division.
They appreciated the government's concern and special favour for the PATA people. Federal Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, in his Policy statement on the floor of the National Assembly Monday announced the Repeal of Customs Act 1969 in PATA, Kohistan and Malakand Division. All these members acknowledged the efforts of the Finance Minister that he has accomplished what he has promised during the budget session, said a statement issued by the Ministry of Finance. They expressed the hope that the government will continue taking steps in the right direction and for the overall well being of the PATA region.