Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN) Gilgit-Baltistan Chapter President Hafeezur Rehman took oath as the Chief Minister of Gilgit-Baltistan.
Newly elected Chief Minister of Gilgit-Baltistan Hafiz Hafeezur Rehman took oath of his office at a ceremony in Gilgit on Friday evening.
Governor Gilgit-Baltistan Ch. Barjees Tahir administered the oath.
Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif couldn’t make it to the ceremony due to bad weather. Earlier, he was elected unopposed as new Chief Minister of Gilgit-Baltistan. Haji Fida Mohammad Naushad and Jafar Allah Khan was also elected unopposed respectively as Speaker and Deputy Speaker of Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly.
Prime Minister congratulated the new Chief Minister on the phone. He also congratulated the new speaker and deputy speaker on there election for the new offices.
The Prime Minister expressed the confidence that the Chief Minister would do his best to serve people of Gilgit-Baltistan.