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After 5 years: Gilgit-Baltistan Council elections to be held on April 18


By Shabbir Mir Published: March 31, 2016 GILGIT: The election commission of Gilgit-Baltistan has fixed April 18 as the date for the G-B Council polls. This was stated in a notification issued on Wednesday from the election commissioner’s office. “Nomination papers will be accepted between April 5 to April 8,” stated the document. Earlier, the commission had announced the polls would ...

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GBLA Election 2015: Schedule in May

GBLA Elections 2015 Gilgit Baltistan

The Elections for the Gilgit Baltistan legislative assembly have been announced for May. “It has been decided and a notice to this effect was also issued,” Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir Affairs Federal Secretary Shahidullah Baig said. Pakistan Peoples Party-led Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) government completed its five-year term. Last week a 12-member caretaker cabinet took oath in Islamabad and promised free and fair polls ...

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Federal Government takes authorities from GB Council says GB council members

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Islamabad: Members of Gilgit Baltistan council in a press conference said that the federal government is not doing fair with the region. They authority given to the members of the council is been taken by the federal government under their control. Funds are still not been issued by the federal government for the main projects in the region. The members ...

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Member of GB council set condition for the council’s next meeting

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Members of the Gilgit Baltistan Council representing the province have set a condition for their share in the council’s next meeting to be chaired by the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Gilgit-Baltistan Council was supposed to meet up on Tuesday, but failed to do so. The meeting has been planned five times in the earlier period of three months. Council members ...

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Govt decides for establishment of military courts in Gilgit Baltistan


By Irfan Munna: Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday gave a nod for the concern of the military courts in Gilgit-Baltistan. The government firm to extend the extent of military courts to Gilgit Baltistan and Azad Kashmir. The decision was taken throughout a meeting to assessment implementation of the anti-terrorism National Action Plan (NAP). The premier approved that Gilgit-Baltistan Councils ...

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