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HEC Chairman meets Governor G-B


ISLAMABAD: Governor Gilgit-Baltistan Mir Ghazanfar Ali Khan meets with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) on Friday to discuss higher education opportunities in Gilgit Baltistan. According to a report total seats quota for students of Gilgit Baltistan will be increased in the various Universities of Pakistan. HEC Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmed briefed the Governor about the programs for the development of higher ...

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PTI asks election commission to stop pre-poll rigging in G-B


The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) asked the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday to ensure an immediate halt to pre-poll rigging in Gilgit-Baltistan reported by Express tribune. “It is requested that you should immediately take note of the illegal activities of governor G-B and chairperson BISP and ensure that this pre-poll rigging is stopped immediately,” PTI secretary general Jahangir Khan ...

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Barjees Tahir will not be allowed in the Jurisdiction of GB as Governor


Pakistan peoples party (PPP) Gilgit-Baltistan has said that the minister for Kashmir affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan and Governor Gilgit-Baltistan Barjees Tahir will not be allowed to enter in the territory of Gilgit-Baltistan. For the non-local governor they will call all parties conference on 5th March, 2015. The former chief minister Syed Mehdi Shah said that the Barjees Tahir is not a ...

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PASCO to ensure supply of wheat to Gilgit Baltistan

wheat supply to Gilgit Baltistan

Ministry of Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit Baltistan directed PASCO to ensure supply of wheat to Gilgit Baltistan. PASCO will soon release the wheat for Gilgit-Baltistan. Federal Minister and Governor Gilgit-Baltistan Ch Muhammad Barjees Tahir said that his Ministry was making efforts to clear all the pending dues of PASCO to make sure supply of wheat at Gilgit-Baltistan. He said the ...

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I still consider myself constitutional governor of G-B says Pir Karam Ali Shah

Pir Karam ALi shah

Federal minister Chaudhry Barjees Tahir took oath as Gilgit-Baltistan’s new governor on Monday, his predecessor, Pir Karam Ali Shah, insisted that he was still governor and had not been removed from his office. The Acting Chief Justice of Supreme Appellate Court Gilgit-Baltistan Raja Jalaluddin administered the oath of office to Barjees Tahir at an unassuming ceremony at the Ministry of ...

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PMLN Parliamentary Meeting: Elections will held in early May in GB


By Irfan Munna Prime Minister Nawaz Shareef might visit Gilgit Baltistan before the elections pool 2015 in Gilgit Baltistan. In a meeting of the parliamentary meeting of Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) PMLN, it is been decided that meeting that elections will held in the late May this year. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Raja Zafar ul Haq. Senetor Parvez ...

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Gilgit-Baltistan’s summary of Self Governance Order 2014 sent for approval

(Gilgit) The Gilgit-Baltistan government has sent the amended governance order summary for consideration to the prime minister of Pakistan. The summary includes notifying the legal period of the Gilgit-Baltistan Council and suggestions for a caretaker government to supervise the elections. Sources say that the government has requested a five years legal period for the council and suggested the formation of caretaker ...

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GB chief minister disputes governor over appointment of chief election commissioner


By Irfan Munna GILGIT: Gilgit-Baltistan governor and Chief Minister have protected horns over the appointment of the chief election commissioner for Gilgit-Baltistan. A report issued by the information department on Thursday, Chief Minister Syed Mehdi Shah presided over a cabinet meeting on Wednesday late afternoon where he discarded an offer allegedly forwarded by Governor Pir Karam Ali Shah to the ...

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