About Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly
Welcome to Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly Website!
Advisory Council for Northern Areas was constituted in 1970. After five years Northern Areas Council Legal Framework order 1975 was promulgated on 3 July 1975 by Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto. Major administrative, Judicial and Political reforms were introduced and Jagirdari Nazam and FCR were abolished by this Framework order. Advisory Council for Northern Areas was replaced by Northern Areas Council in 1975. The Government introduced the packages of administrative and financial reforms for Gilgit Baltistan on 15th December 2007.
After general election of Pakistan in 2009, the Government introduced a Financial and Administrative package through a presidential Order, named as “Gilgit-Baltistan Empowerment and Self-Governance Order, 2009” to provide the greater political empowerment and better governance to the people of Gilgit-Baltistan.
“You are welcomed to the website of Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly. You may have all information relating to the business of GB Assembly like legislation, oversight, accountability, representation and the role of different committees etc. This web site play a vital role among the legislators and public at large in keeping close coordination with each other. Looking forward for feedback in strengthening the norms of democracy ….. !”
Syed Amjad Ali Zaidi
Speaker GB Assembly
“This website is being launched to have close relationship between public and their elected representatives. It will play vital role as a source of communication and will keep update the public relating to the conversion of policies /desire of public into effective legislation.The principle of democracy is to create a trust between the ruling party and opposition party. Any suggestion or feedback for strengthening of democracy shall be highly appreciated.”
Deputy Speaker GB Assembly