GILGIT: A group of senators have decided to move a resolution against Gilgit-Baltistan chief secretary. The senators, who were in Gilgit-Baltistan to review projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, criticized the regional government for giving them the cold shoulder during their visit.
The senators expressed their discontent on Friday at Gilgit airport where they addressed the media before flying to Islamabad.
Seeds of discontent
“None of the top government officials, including the chief minister, governor and chief secretary, contacted us during [our] visit,” Muttahida Qaumi Movement Senator Mian Ateeq said. He was part of the special Senate committee.
The remarks by Mian Ateeq were also echoed by Pashtoonkhwa Milli Awami Party of Balochistan leader Usman Kakar and PPP Karim Khawaja.