Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative AssemblyThe second session of Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly is being held at Assembly Hall in Gilgit today (Sunday). Gilgit-Baltistan budget for the year 2015-16 will be presented in the session.

Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman has directed Finance Secretary to make the budget development-oriented with maximum relief to people. The Secretary briefed the chief minister on the proposed budget.

The chief minister emphasized to give priority to power, health, education and communication sectors. Meanwhile, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has felicitated Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman on taking oath as Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan. In his message, he said people of Gilgit-Baltistan have expressed full confidence on PML-N.