socio economic growth of Gilgit Baltistan

Socio-Economic Growth Of Gilgit Baltistan into Pollution-Free Economic Zone

Socio-Economic Growth Of Gilgit Baltistan into Pollution-Free Economic Zone




I was just realizing that how much we possess the potential to transform the socio-economic growth of Gilgit Baltistan into one of a pollution-free economic zone,
socio economic growth of Gilgit Baltistan




The European Union has the vision to transform the dependency of energy from non-renewable resources to renewable resources by the end of 2020 and many member countries have achieved this target!!!
Gilgit -Baltistan is located between the great Himalayan ranges. The Himalayas are formed 200 million years ago by the collision of two continental plates’ Indian plate and Asian plate. There are more than 40 peaks in the area which have more than 14000 feet in height. This God gifted area is full of very important minerals like uranium, sulfur, gold and many gemstones as well. Majority people of Gilgit Baltistan do not know about the importance of these minerals and the government is also intentionally neglecting this area for more than 60 years’. As the son of soil we have to explore the minerals of Gilgit Baltistan to help the poor people of this area, through Mineral Knowledge, education, prospective investment opportunities for local community in Gilgit-Baltistan. There were many surveys carried out by different mineral companies in different time frames.




socio economic growth of Gilgit Baltistan

Socio Economic Growth Of Gilgit Baltistan pakistan

Also surveyed by N.A.M.D.C (Northern Areas Mineral Development Corporation) in the past. It is proved that Gilgit Baltistan is rich in minerals and gemstone. Only it needs to be explored under government supervision. Many kinds of precious and Semi precious stones & metal (uranium, plutonium, gold, silver, copper, iron and much more else) mines are found in Gilgit and surrounding areas.. In Musharaf’s Regime about 20 Multinationals Mining companies get mining leases. And some of the companies started their work in Different areas of Gilgit-Baltistan As per National Mineral Policy 1995 this chapter is purely a provisional one, which is governed by the Mineral and Exploration Committee in said province. In the Famous case of Reko Diq mines “(Tethyan Copper Company (TCC) V/S Baluchistan former Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, leading the bench, pointed out that “MINERAL RIGHTS ARE THE PROVINCIAL SUBJECT”. In this same case TCC counsel Fakhruddin G, Ebrahim said that The Tethyan Copper Company is offering the Baluchistan government a 25 percent equity stake in the company in addition to a royalty fee on its revenues.



socio economic growth of Gilgit Baltistan
Socio Economic Growth Of Gilgit Baltistan pakistan
According to the company’s estimates, the federal and provincial government will put in none of the investment while being entitled to 52 per cent of the project’s cash flows. While regarding the award of mining contracts is always awarded either by the president or the governor of the province, not the chief minister (which is contradict against the National Mineral Policy-1995)We must take this chapter to the court of Justice to get resolved through Legal Means or we will see that how All Son of Soil and nationalist’s now react on the matter of selling their mother land by Foreign Agents. It is very necessary that the people of the area should be given more powers and the key departments such as the mineral and tourism should be handed over to the government of Gilgit-Baltistan so that they can be used for the benefit and welfare of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan. For the last over six decades, the people of the region have been treated as second-class citizens, creating a sense of deprivation in the area.



It is time that the people of Gilgit-Baltistan are given more powers to utilize their own resources in accordance with their wishes!!!



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