Tribal elders from Paktia meet Karzai
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday urged tribal elders from southeastern Paktia province for active participation in the April 5 presidential and provincial vote.
A statement from the Presidential Palace said Karzai issued the call at a meeting with the tribal elders from Paktia. The elders discuss their problems with the president.
According to the press release, the elders asked Karzai for a water dam and work on the Gardez-Zurmat ring road. The president assured the elders their problems would be discussed threadbare at the next Cabinet meeting.
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