ISLAMABAD - Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit Baltistan Ali Amin Khan Gandapur on Thursday said the Federal Government was keen in the development of Gilgit Baltistan (GB), which would become an economic hub of Pakistan in near future. Gilgit-Baltistan being the base camp of China Pakistan Economic Corridor would reap its full benefits, the minister said in a meeting here with caretaker GB Chief Minister Mir Afzal. Both the dignitaries discussed the ongoing hydel power and road infrastructure projects, tourism, mineral, education and health sectors, a press release said. The minister said the commencement of construction work on Diamer Bhasha Dam was a great achievement of the present government which would not only provide cheap electricity to the entire  country but would also enable Gilgit-Baltistan to earn billions of rupees on account of royalty.