GILGIT: Addressing a press conference in Gilgit, the provincial president of PPP Advocate Amjad Hussain blamed Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan Hafiz ur Rehman for hatching conspiracy against the Sirtaj Aziz Report. He said PPP supported the plan of PML-N’s federal government to declare Gilgit–Baltistan as a provincial government. Hussain said the provincial chapter of PML-N opposed this plan of Mian Nawaz Sharif.
The PPP leadership said that the present government of Pakistan will need the permission of the Supreme Court of Pakistan to introduce a new order in Gilgit-Baltistan. They blamed that the federal government intends to reverse the empowerment of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan through the new order. They announced to defend the rights of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan in the Supreme Court of Pakistan.
Advocate Amjad Hussain said PPP will defend the ownership rights of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan.
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