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Increase protected areas to 10%

The promise is a part of the PTI's plan to revive the fisheries industries.
Published October 29, 2018

"We will increase protected areas from 1% to 10% of our coastline," the PTI promises in its manifesto.

Source: PTI Manifesto 2018


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