Gilgit, January 9: The government of Gilgit-Baltistan is committed to the development of impoverished segments of the society. PPP is the only party which has taken concrete measures for improvement of the lifestyle of the poor people. 450 million rupees are being spent annually in Gilgit-Baltistan as part of the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP).
This was stated by GB Chief Minister, Syed Mehdi Shah, today in Gilgit. He was addressing a gathering held in connection with a training organized by the Gems and Jewelry Company, as part of the Wasila-e-Haq Rozgar, employment, scheme.