This is the second polio case in the passing month December, as NWA is known as one of the most affected area regarding polio. The area is also most volatile and very difficult for polio workers to access.
Sherpao reiterated his complaint against the federal government of not giving Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa its share of net hydel profits made this year or the previous year.
Chuck Hagel met Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and new Army Chief Gen. Raheel Sharif and discussed over different issues. Drone attacks was also taken as a big issue in their meetings.
Shahidullah Shahid says that their new chief Mullah Fazlullah is in Pakistan's Tribal Areas. He was in Afghanistan the time he was made new chief.