[News] Chief Minister of Gilgit-Baltistan Syed Mehdi Shah has announced his eight member cabinet
April 14, 2010 2 Comments
Hyder Abbas (Gilgit): The Chief Minister of Gilgit-Baltistan Syed Mehdi Shah has announced his eight member cabinet that includes 7 PPP members and 1 JUI member of GBLA. Ms. Sadia Danish and Aftab Hyder will be advisors to the Chief Minister, whereas Muhammad Nasir Khan, Haji Gulbar Khan, Engineer Muhammad Ismaili, Ali Madad Sher, Wazir Shakil Ahmad, and Muhammad Ali Akhtar will have ministerial portfolios.
The cabinet has been formed keeping in view the regional representation such as Sadia Danish and Aftab Hyder belongs to Gilgit, Muhammad Ali Akhtar from Nagar, Ali Madad Sher from Ghizer, Nasir Khan from Astor, Haji Gulbar Khan from Diamer and Engineer Ismaili from Baltistan.
The announcement has come at a late evening gathering at Aiwan-e-Sader Islamabad, which was attended by Sayed Khurshid Shah and Qamar Zaman Kaira the former Governor of Gilgit-Baltistan. The division of portfolio will be announced later.