GHALANAI: Poppy eradication campaign in full swing in the agency and concerned APAs (Assistant Political Agents) are engaged and supervising the poppy campaign this was told by political agent Mohmand Agency Khushal Khan while talking to FV News here on Saturday.
Sources in the administration told that poppy campaign starts from the last week in which a total of 1480 kanal poppy were destroyed in various tehsils.
Shamsul Islam Haleemzai tehsildar said that in Kamali Haleemzai 300 Kanal poppy destroyed while campaign is still continue.
Similarly 400 Kanal in Pandiali tehsil, 300 Kanal in Ambar, 180 in Baizai and 300 Kanal were destroyed in Tehsil Parn Ghar.
PA Mohmand said that the campaign will continue till to zero level poppy crops in the entire mohmand agency.
Meanwhile, poor farmers demanded alternative of the poppy crops they said that they have hard work for this cash crops and now this was destroyed by the local administration therefore they should be compensated.