PESHAWAR: Compensation cheques were distributed among 29 families of Sepah tribe on Thursday.
Khyber Agency political administration on had withheld the compensation cheques of the Sepah tribe under the collective responsibility act. The Sepah tribe assured the political administration of their support for maintaining peace and security in the area.
Cheques distribution ceremony was held at Khyber House here. Additional Political Agent Mir Raza Ozgan and Assistant Political Agent Muhammad Arshad Afridi distributed the compensation cheques among the affected families of Sepah tribe, whose house were damaged during the military operation.
The owners of completely destroyed houses were paid Rs0.4 million while, while those owners whose houses were partially damaged received Rs160,000 each.