Gilgit Baltistan

GB general elections to be held on November 15

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi has approved holding general elections for the Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly. The general elections for the Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly will be held on 15th November. The president approved the summary sent by Prime Minister Imran Khan.

A fifth province

The next biggest step of the government is to declare Gilgit-Baltistan as the fifth province of Pakistan, the first new one since independence. The matter has been discussed in the federal cabinet and has the full support of the military

GB to resume tourism-related activities from tomorrow

GILGIT: The government of Gilgit-Baltistan has announced to resume tourism-related activities from tomorrow with the implementation of standard operating procedures (SOP)s. In this regard, Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Minister’s spokesperson Mir Afzal Khan issued instructions to open the tourism sector in the

Schedule announced for polls in Gilgit Baltistan

GILGIT: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) of Gilgit Baltistan has announced the schedule for elections in the federally-administered area, A notification issued by the CEC states that the returning officers (RO) would issue a public notice for nomination papers on 7th

21 dead as passenger coach plunges into Indus River near Skardu

SKARDU: At least 21 people were killed and another four sustained injures when a passenger coaster plunged into the River Indus in Rondu tehsil of Skardu district. The spokesperson of Gilgit-Baltistan Faizullah Firaq confirmed the news of deaths that occurred

Pak Army rescues 22 stranded students from Gilgit

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Army has recued 22 students of Lahore University of Managament Sciences (LUMS) today (Monday) stranded in snow hit Rattu in Gilgit to Rawalpindi. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the 22 students were stuck at Rattu in Gilgit

Prime Minister to attend Azadi Parade ceremony in Gilgit

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan left for Gilgit today on Friday where he will attend Azadi Parade ceremony. According to sources, the premier will visit monument of martyrs and lay floral wreathe as well. Also Read: We want to bring

Bus accident on Babusar pass kills 26 and injures dozen others

DIAMER: Bus accident near Babusar Pass in the Diamer district of Gilgit Baltistan has killed 26 individuals and injured dozen others on Sunday morning. According to the spokesperson of Gilgit-Baltistan Government Faizullah Firaq, at least 26 passenders died, whereas, a