Communication Minister Murad Saeed has said the government is taking special steps to make people of Gilgit-Baltistan partners in the dividends of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.
Talking to Gilgit Baltistan Governor Jalal Hussain Maqpoon in Islamabad today (Wednesday), he said CPEC carries enormous benefits for the region like other parts of the country.
He said promotion of tourism will help in creating job opportunities and strengthen economy of the local population.
The Minister said Gilgit Baltistan is an important unit of Pakistan, enriched with massive natural and tourism resources.
Source: Radio Pakistan