by Brig (r) Hissamullah Baig
My vote to a candidate for the GBLA seat from Hunza will be based on his/her answers to the following questions:
a. Do you know the views of USA, UN, EU, India, China, Russia and GoP on the status of Gilgit – Baltistan? What are your views and how do you think you will go about implementing your views?
b. What is your knowledge on the current statutory and customary laws on Natural resources? What does the UN Universal Declaration on this topic contemplate? Are you aware of any localattempts and how will you go about ensuring the economic interests of present and coming generations?
c. What are the burning issues confronting Hunza today? Do you have a statistical analysis and how do you propose tackling them?
d. What is your vision for the Hunza society for the next 5 years, 10 yrs, 20 yrs and 50 years? What collective targets would you set and with what priority?
e. What is your commitment on the improvements of KKH and proposed energy corridor/railway line? What are the reasons for the slowdown? What would you do to overcome the slowdown that you see?
What questions would you ask before voting for a candidate?