GOVERNMENT OF PAKISTAN
Islamabad: 05 May, 2021
Chief Minister GB meets Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin
The Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Mr. Shaukat Tarin held a meeting here at the Finance Division with Mr. Muhammad Khalid Khurseed, Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan. Finance Minister Gilgit Baltistan Mr. Javed Manwa and Chief Secretary Gilgit Baltistan Mr. Asif Daman also accompanied the Chief Minister during the meeting.
The Federal Finance Minister welcomed the Chief Minister GB and his team and stated that the development of Gilgit Baltistan is the key priority of the Government under the GB Development Package.
The Government intends to undertake several projects for hydel power generation, enhancing tourism connectivity and imparting vocational training and granting scholarships for the youth. The Finance Minister affirmed full support and facilitation for the aforesaid Package on the occasion.
The Chief Minister GB and his team also discussed budget proposals during the meeting. While appreciating the active participation of the federating units, the Finance Minister reiterated that the consultative process for Budget making process will bring out positive outcomes and lead the way for concerted efforts towards all-inclusive growth.