ISLAMABAD - Twelve-minister Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) caretaker cabinet took oath on Saturday.

The oath taking ceremony was held at Gilgit-Baltistan House and Chief Minister Pir Karam Ali Shah administered oath to the caretaker ministers.

Those who took oath included, Nasir Hussain and Mushtaq Ahmed advocate from Gilgit, Haji Sanaullah from Baltistan, Inayatullah Shimali and Basharatullah from Diamer, Haji Naimatullah from Bounji, Fauzia Saleem from Skardu, Zawar Qalb-e-Ali from Nagar, Abdul Jehan and Ali Murad advocate from Ghizer, Fida Hussain Zaidi from Ghanche and Matiullah from Astore. Portfolios of the newly-sworn-in caretaker ministers will be announced during next two days.