Abdul Rehman Bukhari
Gilgit, December 9: The 33-member Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly (GBLA), formed under the GB Self-Governance Order 2009, completed its five-year term. During the last session of the GBLAon Tuesday, the elected members apologized to the people of Gilgit Baltistan for the weaknesses in effectively serving the people. The members also expressed the hope that the people will again elect them on the base of their performances.
GBLA during its five-year term held a total of 41 sessions which stretched over 241 days. The assembly legislated on 31 points and passed 104 resolutions, the highest in the parliamentary history of the region. GBLA received a budget of 45 Crore during this period.
New polls will be held within 60 days of the dissolution of the Assembly however the harsh weather conditions may delay the poll.