Federal government to ensure GB’s socio-economic uplift: PM

ISLAMABAD, Nov 11 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said the federal government would take every possible step to ensure the socio-welfare uplift of the people of Gilgit Baltistan.

The prime minister expressed these views in a meeting with Chief Minister of Gilgit Baltistan Khalid Khurshid called on Prime Minister Imran Khan.

The Chief Minister apprised the prime minister about the progress of ongoing development projects in Gilgit Baltistan including Shandur Road, 20 MW Hunzal Hydropower Project, Tatta Pani Road and Skardu Road.

The prime minister emphasized on paying special attention to the promotion of tourism in Gilgit Baltistan.