Gilgit-Baltistan

Gilgit-Baltistan assembly election underway amid tight security

There were 24 seats for the contest but polling on one seat was postponed, leaving 23 seats up for grabs.

published on : 15th November 2020

PPP will form next government of Gilgit-Baltistan: Bilawal Bhutto

Pakistan had earlier announced that it will hold elections to the Gilgit-Baltistan legislative assembly on November 15.

published on : 13th November 2020

China says it 'noted' Pakistan move to accord 'provisional provincial status' to Gilgit-Baltistan

On Sunday, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said that his government has decided to accord a 'provisional provincial status to the Gilgit-Baltistan region of PoK.' 

published on : 4th November 2020

At rallies in Bihar, Rajnath touches upon Gilgit-Baltistan, Pulwama, CAA

Singh also slammed the Congress for having raised "doubts" in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's abilities in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attack.

published on : 2nd November 2020

India firmly rejects Pakistan's move to accord status of province for Gilgit-Baltistan: MEA

Pakistan has announced holding elections for the legislative assembly of Gilgit-Baltistan later this month.

published on : 1st November 2020

Polls in Gilgit-Baltistan attempt to camouflage illegal occupation by Pakistan: MEA

Pakistan has announced that elections for the legislative assembly of Gilgit-Baltistan will be held on November 15.

published on : 29th September 2020

India slams Pakistan's announcement to hold polls in Gilgit-Baltistan

Pakistan has announced that elections for the legislative assembly of Gilgit-Baltistan will be held on November 15.

published on : 24th September 2020

Pakistan to elevate occupied Gilgit-Baltistan to full-fledged province, says report

Pakistan has decided to elevate Gilgit-Baltistan’s status to that of a full-fledged province, a Pakistani media report on Thursday quoted a senior minister as saying.

published on : 18th September 2020

India expresses concern over reports of destruction of Buddhist heritage in Gilgit-Baltistan

Srivastava, replying to a media query on the issue, said India has sought immediate access for its experts to visit the area in order to restore and preserve the invaluable archaeological heritage.

published on : 3rd June 2020

India lodges protest with Islamabad over Pakistan court's order on Gilgit-Baltistan

In a recent order, the Pakistan Supreme Court allowed the amendment to the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan Order of 2018 to conduct the general elections in the region.

published on : 4th May 2020

Pakistan now aspiring to sell Gilgit-Baltistan to China: EU expert Dusan Vejinovic at UN human rights council session

A senior European researcher has accused Pakistan of making moves to sell the disputed region of Gilgit-Baltistan to China in return for stacks of Renminbi and Yuan.

published on : 10th March 2018
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