SWAT: Local officials and military authorities met here on Wednesday to consider acquiring of land for establishment of cantonment in the district. Source said that higher authorities explored the issue of selection of land for construction of cantonment on permanent basis in Swat. In an earlier meeting, Swat D.O.R. had directed the concerned district patwaris to draft a report of feasible land, its location and cost of the land.
Sources said that in the latest meeting, officials discussed some of the sites and its cost recommended by the local authorities. However, details of any final decision could not be ascertained.-SANA