Report: (Govt plans to ensure dignified return of TDPs by end of 2016)

ISLAMABAD: Federal government plans to ensure safe and dignified return of Temporarily Displaced Persons (TDPs) of FATA by the end of current year.

According to a report quoting Fata Disaster Management Authority Director General, Fayaz Ali Shah, the process of repatriation is moving ahead successfully. He said so far 64 per cent displaced families have been repatriated to their native areas.

The government is providing 35,000 rupees including 10,000 rupees for transport and Rs 25,000 for other expenses besides giving food package for six months to each repatriated registered family.