Since the launch of operation Zarb-e-Azb in mid June 2014, Pakistan Armed Forces have been fully resolute to eliminate terrorism permanently. After considerable achievements, the number of areas cleared of terrorists, signaling return of IDPs. As reported, now the Pakistan Armed Forces and Government is in consultation for formulating a comprehensive stagey for the rehabilitation of internally displaced people, who sacrificed for the success of this operation. Government and our Armed Forces are determined for an improved, enriched, fully developed and value-added reconstruction of the operation affected areas. It is hoped that the fruits of this successful operation will usher an era of peaceful, prosperous and promising future for our country.

AFIA MALIK,

Lahore, December