Coming down from a rich cultural past, the foundations of the state were laid on the basis of the religious demographics of the region.
Mehtar was appointing his close relative as governor of Drosh.
They carry out investigation about particulars of the person marrying a local girl and get the marriage dissolved by force if they are not satisfied and send the girl back to her home.
The people in general abhor the local persons who would arrange such marriages in lieu of a petty amount of money.
In past few years the issue of marriage of Chitrali girls with non-local men has evolved into a social problem to the extent that the social organisations have to come forward with the agenda of preventing such marriages.
One of such organisations in Chitral has even constituted a band of volunteers who patrol the bus stands and other public places to check if a non-local man is taking a bride with him.