ISLAMABAD: Governor Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) Chaudhry Barjees Tahir Sunday said governor was just a representative of the federal government having no role to play in elections in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Talking to a news channel, he said an additional responsibility was given to him by the Prime Minister in the form of Governorship of GB and he was making all out efforts to fulfil that responsibility.
Barjees said he had welcomed the criticism of opposition on his appointment as it was opposition which criticize the government on different issues.
PML-N, he said, had respected the mandate of different political parties and gave them an opportunity to govern in their respective provinces and deliver to the masses.
Governor GB said different projects were being started in Gilgit-Baltistan which include development, power and health projects.
Merit would be ensured in Gilgit-Baltistan and corruption would not be tolerated, he underlined.