Weekly Bang-e-sahar, Saturday,April 12-18,2008
By Our Correspondent
GILGIT: The Pakistan People’s Party and the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) in a meeting have demanded immediate withdrawal of military officers posted as secretaries in Gilgit-Baltistan in accordance with the announcements of Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gillani and Chief of Army Staff Gen Ashfaq Pervez Kayani.
The meeting welcomed the decision of the prime minister and asked the government to also implement the decision in letter and spirit in Gilgit-Balitistan and withdraw the military officers posted as secretary education, works and health departments. The meeting expressed concerns over reports that the PML-Q was making efforts to stop the withdrawal of armymen from civilian organizations of Gilgit-Baltistan