Jashn-e-Azadi of Gilgit – Baltistan Mubarak

When they liberated us sixty three years ago from the clutches of Kashmiri (Dogra) Raj, they were Sunnis, Shias and Ismailies, but they were also the sons of Gilgit – Baltistan. Today we are divided on the lines of sect, ethnicity, region and languages. AZADI MUBARAK, anyways!!

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[PT Election Cell] Election code of conduct agreed in Hunza

by Zulfiqar Ali Khan Hunza, October 31: The candidates contesting forthcoming election of Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly from Hunza jointly formulated a code of conduct for electioneering in a meeting held on Thursday in order to avoid any mishap during the election process. The meeting was also participated by notables and leaders...

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Ghulam Abbas Khan leaves PPP, joins MQM in Gojal

by Zeeshan Ali Gulmit, October 31: In an interesting turn of events a die hard supporter of PPP, a veteran activist from the PPP’s initial days in the region, Ghulam Abbas Khan announced quitting his old party and joined MQM, withdrawing from the election race in favor of Kamil Jan....

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[PT Election Cell] Zardari appoints Ch Manzoor Ahmed to lead PPP election campaign in Gilgit – Baltistan

ISLAMABAD, Oct 30 (APP): The Co-chairman of Pakistan People’s Party Asif Ali Zardari Friday appointed the labour leader Ch. Manzoor Ahmad as an In-charge of the election of Gilgit Baltistan (GB) to be held on November 12 of this year.Ch. Manzoor, the former MNA and an active member of PPP’...

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[PT Election Cell] Candidate Profile – Arif Hussain

Mr Arif Hussain is contesting elections from LA 6, Hunza. He has recently returned from UK after completing his education. He is a young enegetic and optimistic candidate having potential to struggle for resolution of many issues which the people of Hunza facing currently. He is the only candidate in Hunza elections...

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