Islamabad - Internally displaced persons (IDPs) of Lui Sam area of Bajaur Agency held a protest demonstration here at National Press Club on Saturday against Fata administration which, according to them, is creating impediments in their rehabilitation.

The protesters said that a military operation was conducted against militants in Lui Sam area six years ago and security forces restored peace there; however, Fata administration had not so far allowed them to return to their homes. They said that the Fata administration had demolished most of their homes, shops and other infrastructure, and currently their agriculture land and remaining houses were under the occupation of local administration. The protestors said that they wanted to go back to their homes and requested to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and KP governor to allow them to return to their homes.