Bilawal demands free and fair elections in Gilgit Baltistan
Bilawal counting PPP’s contributions and feats in Gilgit Baltistan tweeted, “Reforms firstly introduced in Gilgit Baltistan by former prime minister Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto in 1974. ZAB abolished Frontier Crimes Regulations (FCR) and Raajgi system from Gilgit Baltistan and the first legal framework order was given by Benazir Bhutto Shaheed in 1994 to Gilgit Baltistan.”
Bilawal said he promised more rights to the people of Gilgit Baltistan in PPP’s manifesto for 2018 general elections. “We now demand free and fair elections in Gilgit Baltistan so the people of GB can decide their own future,” PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari added.
“Pakistan People’s Party will run the 2020 election on the same manifesto and it is time to make the people of GB’s dream a reality,” Bilawal maintained.
Reforms 1st introduced in GB by Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto in 1974. He abolished FCR & Raajgi system from GB. First legal framework order was given by BB Shaheed in 1994. In 2009, president AAZ gave GB it’s name, empowered it’s assembly & more. 1/3— BilawalBhuttoZardari (@BBhuttoZardari) September 24, 2020
It is pertinent to note that Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly elections 2020 are scheduled to be held on 15 November 2020 wherein elections will be held on 24 constituencies, each electing one member to the 3rd Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly.