MARDAN: Peace has returned to several areas of Buner district and people refuge in Mardan, Swabi and other areas have started to go back their homes. District Nazim of Mardan, Himayatullah Mayar while talking to media men at Mardan Press Club on Thursday, said that situation had normalized from Rustam to Dagar areas and several families had left for their hometowns.
He said the writ of the government has been established in the areas lying between Rustam and Dagar and people are allowed to go back their homes without any fear. He appealed the people to return hometowns and cooperate with law enforcement agencies for durable peace in the areas.
Himayatullah Mayar appreciated the people of Mardan who served the internally displaced persons of Buner, Swat and Bajaur and reminded the memory “Ansar-e-Madina”. He said people of Mardan provided shelters to these affectees in their homes, Hujras (Guest House) and gave them assistance of daily use. NNI