Minister: (Extension of jurisdiction of SC, PHC to FATA an epoch making step: Marriyum)

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information Marriyum Aurangzeb has said that the extension of the jurisdiction of Supreme Court and Peshawar High Court to FATA after 70 year is an epoch making step.

In a statement, she said the passage of the Bill is a democratic gift to the people of the FATA by the parliament.

She said the inclusion of the people of FATA in the constitutional and political system of the country will guarantee their fundamental rights.