PESHAWAR (APP): The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa yesterday issued No Objection Certificates (NOC) to 22 non-govt organisation (NGOs) to carry out welfare work for temporarily displaced persons.

An official of the KP government said that the NGOs are allowed to work in Bannu, DI Khan, Karak, Kohat and Lakki Marwat districts for six months. He told APP that the provincial government had stopped local and foreign NGOs from carrying out welfare work in the province after Oct 26, 2015 earthquake without getting NOC.