About the Authors

Muhammad Israr

Department of Rural Development, The University of Agriculture, Peshawar Pakistan

M. Sadiq Hashmi

Department of Economics, Karakoram International University Gilgit – Baltistan

Nafees Ahmad

Department of Economics, University of Malakand (Chakdara) Dir Lower-Pakistan

Gauhar Rahman

Department of Rural Development, Amir Muhammad Khan Campus, Mardan, The University of Agriculture, Peshawar, KP- Pakistan

Shakeel Ahmad

M.Phil Scholar, Department of Environmental Sciences, COMSATS Institute, Abbottabad

Shamsher Ali

Department of Soil and Environmental Sciences, Amir Muhammad Khan Campus, Mardan, The University of Agriculture, Peshawar, KP-Pakistan

Corresponding Author

Email: misrar@aup.edu.pk