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Govt harnessing natural resources for human development in GB: Iqbal

Gilgit Baltistan Minister for Housing and Works Dr Muhammad Iqbal says the government is harnessing natural resources for human development in Gilgit Baltistan.

This he said in an interview with our Gilgit correspondent today. The Minister said Government is paying special attention to the development of tourism, mining and hydro power sector for which the area has great potential.

He said peace has been maintained in Gilgit Baltistan and the development process is smooth in the region.

The Minister said tourism industry is also flourishing with increasing strength of tourists in area every year.

Source: Radio Pakistan