The Government of Pakhtunkhwa has appointed Mr.Afrasiab
Khattak, as peace envoy, who will represent the government in the province
and its adjacent tribal belt to effectively maintain the peace
initiatives.

According to a notification of the provincial government Mr.Afrasiab
Khattak’s status will be equivalent to provincial minister. He will work
in honorary capacity and will not avail any salary or other privileges. He
will voluntarily provide his services, for sustainable peace in the
region.

It is further said that as a provincial government peace envoy, Mr.
Afrasiab Khattak will not only represent the government during peace
jirgas in various parts of the province, but would also represent it in
adjacent tribal areas in accordance with the government policy for
establishing peace in the area.