President Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday appointed Barrister Syed Masood Kausar as Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, on the advice of the Prime Minister. The President felicitated Barrister Kausar on his new assignment, who called on him at the Aiwan-e-Sadr. The President expressed the hope that he would provide moral and political support in the fight against militancy and also work for the welfare and uplift of the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA. Spokesperson to the President Farhatullah Babar said the President advised Barrister Kausar to give special attention to the development of tribal areas particularly in early implementation of the reforms announced on the Independence Day 2009 to bring the people of FATA in the mainstream of national life and remove their sense of deprivation.