Prime Minister will preside over Gilgit Baltistan Council Secretariat Budget 2013-2014 in Gilgit Baltistan

December 05, 2013

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has summoned the budget session of the Gilgit Baltistan Council on Friday. Prime Minister‚ who is Chairman of the Council‚ will preside over the session. Federal Minister Kashmir Affairs & Gilgit Baltistan Barjees Tahir will be presenting the Gilgit Baltistan Budget 2013-2014 to the Chairman of the Council, 

The annual budget of Gilgit-Baltistan Council worth Rs826 million against revenue target of Rs543 million was presented  by Federal Minister Barjees Tahir for the year 2013-14 at Ministry of Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan on November 23.

Allocation of Rs145 million has been proposed for the construction of the G-B Council building in Islamabad.

Aside from discussing the budget, Prime Minister will inaugurate the new terminal building of Gilgit Airport which has been completed at a cost of Rs 148 million.