PESHAWAR - The FATA Contractors Association has demanded of the government to take notice of the alleged irregularities in the construction of a hospital in Orakzai Agency, and take a stern action against the XEN concerned.

Addressing a news conference at the Peshawar Press Club on Wednesday, Contractors Association General Secretary Muhammad Sajjad said that last year the construction work had started on a Type-C hospital in Mushti Maila area of Orakzai Agency, in which government officials did a record corruption. He alleged that the contractor of the project in connivance with XEN Abdul Qayyum did major corruption.

The Association office bearers said that it is a matter directly related to the public money and no illegal activity should be allowed in any case. The general secretary of the Fata Contractors Association demanded of the government and authorities concerned to take notice of the alleged irregularities and constitute a special committee to conduct an impartial inquiry in to the corruption scandal expose faces of all those looting public money.