Govt committed to socio-economic uplift of Gilgit-Baltistan says President Mamnoon
Gilgit, October 21 (Sost Today): President Mamnoon Hussain has urged the need of utilizing all resources to accomplish development agenda of the government.
He was talking to the Governor Gilgit-Baltistan Pir Karam Ali Shah in Gilgit on Tuesday.
The President said that socio-economic uplift of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan is a part of government’s development agenda.
He said huge potential in Gilgit-Baltistan should be fully exploited for the benefit of people.
Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan Syed Mehdi Shah also called on the President and discussed overall situation with particular reference to ongoing development schemes in the area.
During his two-day stay in Gilgit-Baltistan, the President is scheduled to hold talks with public representatives, notables and members of business community.
He will also inaugurate a newly constructed hostel of Karakorum University tomorrow.