by Zulfiqar Ali Khan
HUNZA, June 23: A new district in Gilgit-Baltistan would start functioning officially from next month.
“The Hunza-Nagar district will be operational in July,” said Syed Mehdi Shah, president Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Gilgit-Baltistan during a visit.
Mr Shah said that the present government was serious in giving basic rights to the people of the region following the footsteps of Z.A. Bhutto “who gave political awareness to the marginalised people of Gilgit-Baltistan, and introduced fundamental socio-economic reforms in the region”.
He said additional Northern Areas Legislative Council Assembly (NALA) seat for Hunza would be part of a new package for the region. More at Source