Gilgit and Skardu declared big cities-CM Mehdi Shah
September 10, 2011 2 Comments
Notification for declaring Gilgit and Skardu as big cities has been issued. The announcement for declaring Gilgit and Skardu as big cities was announced by Prime Minister of Pakistan. Syed Mehdi Shah, CM Gilgit-Baltistan stated that we have fulfilled one more promise regarding the development of the region. One of the major benefit of the given status of big city is increment in the allowances and benefits such as house allowing and travel allowance for the government employees posted in Gilgit city and Skardu.
People of Gilgit-Baltistan appreciate efforts of Mehdi Shah in this regard, it is indeed will facilitate many government employees in the region who deserved on the face of rising prices of transport and house rent in both cities.