Gilgit-Baltistan residents demand interim constitutional status


ISLAMABAD, Oct 03 (DNA): The people and caretaker ministers of
Gilgit-Baltistan staged a protest in front of the Islamabad National
Press Club and demanded that Gilgit be given interim constitutional

A large number of people and civil society representatives from
Gilgit-Baltistan took part in the demonstration. The protesters chanted
slogans in support of the government’s decision to make Gilgit-Baltistan
a constitutional province.

On the occasion, the protesters said that the constitutional province is
the right of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan and vowed not to tolerate
any obstacle in this process. The people of Gilgit-Baltistan are
grateful to the federal government and the Pakistan Army, they said. DNA