Govt took several development initiatives for GB : PM


ISLAMABAD, Aug 18 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz  Sharif on Thursday said the government has taken various developmental initiatives for socio-economic development of Gilgit-Baltistan and said he would soon visit the area to review progress on different projects.

He was talking to Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan  Hafiz Hafeez Ur Rehman who called on him here at the  PM House.

The Chief Minister apprised the Prime Minister on various ongoing development projects related to Gilgit- Baltistan.

He also apprised the Prime Minister of PML-N  matters, pertaining to Gilgit-Baltistan.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said people of  Gilgit-Baltistan have rendered great sacrifices for  Pakistan, which reflect their passionate attachment  with the country.

He said contributions of the people of  Gilgit-Baltistan in national development and prosperity  were most praiseworthy.