top DIR: Malakand commissioner Riaz Khan Mehsud has said that he'll send his tips to the provincial government concerning establishment of a brand new department comprising districts of upper Dir, lower Dir, Chitral and Bajaur as population of the division had elevated to 9 million.

He stated this while addressing a public meeting on the district councilhall on Tuesday.

army’s operational commander Brig Abbas Haider, deputy commissioner Irfanullah Mehsud, political leaders and elders had been also present.


Riaz Mehsud said the population of Malakand department had expanded manifold which become difficult to be controlled by way of a single administrator. So, he brought established order of a brand new division become want of the hour.

The commissioner said he would ship his hints to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa authorities for establishing a brand new department comprising upper and lower Dir, Chitral and Bajaur districts.

Mr Mehsud stated the provincial government was going to inaugurate mega initiatives like Swat dual carriageway on might also 25, which could show a recreation changer for the human beings of Malakand. He said the people of upper Dir had given severa sacrifices for restoring peace inside the area.

He vowed to offer fundamental facilities to the traveller spots, inclusive of Kumrat, Usheri Dara, Zakhana, Lowari and others to enhance tourism.

Mr Mehsud said 50 scholarships would take delivery of to the students of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto university, Sheringal, from Pakistan Baitul Maal. He said he could attempt to establish Darul Amaan in higher Dir, adding the vacant positions of tehsildars would additionally be filled.

posted in , April 17th, 2019