Gilgit, June 14: It has been learnt that Mr Qurban Jan is not a confirmed candidate for the elections 2009, from Hunza valley. Despite of the news and information that reached Pamir Times through sources close to Mr Qurban Jan, he has said that at this stage the news are nothing more than rumors. Qurban Jan has said that he hasn’t made up his mind for contesting elections, yet. However, he has thanked all those who expressed confidence in his leadership or criticized him, through discussions and voting on the Pamir Times Poll.
The heat of elections has started peaking throughout Gilgit – Baltistan, despite of the fact that no election schedule has been announced by the government in this connection. Ghizar is a political boiling pot nowadays, where the nationalists are claiming greater sympathy.