[News] Gilgit-Baltistan has to be made a constitutional Province of Pakistan-GBLA
September 13, 2012 1 Comment
Imad Ahmed (Gilgit): In the ongoing session of Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly (GBLA) the lawmakers have stressed on the government of Pakistan to establish Gilgit-Baltistan as a constitutional province.
Speaking on the matter Chief Minister Mehdi Shah said “ there is no need to approach United Nations on the matter, as the resolution of the UN are are lifeless. It is very obvious that our ancesstors fought Dogra Raj and sought indepenence by themselves from Kashmiri Dogra Rulers and it’s a historic fact. Based on what was in history can not change the destiny of the independent Gilgit-Baltistan which as affiliated with Pakistan to be a constitutional province will not change. On the map of world there were not Bangladesh, Pakistan or India before 1947, if today Britian claim that these countries belong to them no one will accept it” Speaking on the same resoulotion speaker Wazir Baig stated that “ Constituional rights are our legitimate and basic privilages and no one can deny that so the people of Gilgit-Baltistan must be given its long due constitutional rights.”
Mirza Hussain and respect memebr of the GBLA warned that” before too late Giglit-Baltistan should be given its consitutional rights otherwise sitution is rapidly going out of the control”
The session started with the appreciatiation of the meeting between Agha Rahat and Qazi Nisar and a resoulotion was passed appreciating the efforts of both religious leader to maintain peace and harmoney in Gilgit-Baltistan.