Gojal: “If you want Hunza district, vote for me; otherwise there would be no possibility for the district to practically materialize,” said Mir Ghazanfar Ali Khan in Gulmit, Gojal, on Friday.
The PMLN candidate running for GBLA-6 in the upcoming general elections in the region addressed a public gathering in the village attended by dozens of people. Announcement of formation of Hunza district is my achievement, he said.
“Gulmit is my home, I have spent my childhood here, and I have served the people of this village in the past,” he said. “Young men and women are supporting me.”
The former chief executive of the Northern Area Legislative Assembly also announced that he would bring mega projects to the region, including hydel power generation projects.”
Mr. Ghazanfar also alleged that people from Nagar tried to force him to take back the decision of separating Hunza from Nagar.
The people of Nagar are overshadowing the people of Hunza on several matters, including border trade with China, he said. If elected, I would get you rid of the power and influence of the businessmen from Nagar, he boasted.