ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif said today that development and progress in Gilgit Baltistan is a top priority of the Government.

Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at PM House.

The Chief Minister apprised the Prime Minister of the pace of ongoing development projects in different parts of Gilgit Baltistan .

He reaffirmed that the Federal Government will continue to extend its support for the uplift and progress of the social sector of the province during the next five years.

The Prime minister said that the people of Gilgit Baltistan vote for the PML-N candidates during the recent elections is a manifestation of their confidence in the policies of the current democratically elected Government at the Centre.


The Prime Minister expressed hope that the Chief Minister will fulfil the expectations of the Prime Minister and the people of Gilgit Baltistan in a visible manner.