Islamabad: Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan, Syed Mehdi Shah called on the President Overseas PPP Senator A. Rehman Malik here Monday and discussed the current political situation and both the leaders appreciated the operation going on in North/South Waziristan and prayed for the success of Pakistan Arm Forces.
Both the Leaders also expressed grave concern over growing terrorism tendency in Punjab and needs to be curbed at this point of time to avoid any further growth of their activities.
The President Overseas PPP posed his confidence in the abilities of Chief Minister, GB and said that he is playing a vital role in maintaining law & order situation in Gilgit Baltistan.
PPP is serving for the people of Gilgit Baltistan and in the future PPP will continue to serve for the betterment of people of G.B.
Gilgit Baltistan is given the name of Province on the desire of Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Shaheed by the Pakistan People Party during its regime and PPP will remain focus on development of Gilgit Baltistan and InshaAllah PPP will form next Government in GB as we are giving more emphasis on the development projects in GB.
The Federal Government has adopted a new culture of not allocating sufficient budget for GB province, this custom needs to be broken and GB must be given their rights on equality basis, as other provinces.