Gilgit, October 21: Governor Gilgit-Baltistan Syed Pir Karam Ali Shah and Chief Minister Syed Mehdi Shah separately called on the President of Pakistan today here in Gilgit. During the meeting issues related to regional development, power projects, economic corridor and law and order were discussed.
The president has arrived in Gilgit today on a two-day visit. He is accompanied by his wife. On arrival, the President was greeted by the regional governor and Chief Minister at the gilgit airport.
The President is likely to inaugurate a hostel tomorrow at the Karakuram International University, the region’s only center of higher learning. He is also expected to meet public representatives and media personnel.