Former Opposition Leader GB to challenge appointment of caretaker CM

GILGIT: Former opposition leader Gilgit Baltistan Muhammad Shafi announced to challenge the decision of federal government for the appointment of caretaker Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan in supreme Court of Pakistan . In a press release issued on Friday he said that the illegal appointment of caretaker Chief Minister was a serious issue for GB people because the federal government particularly KANA Minister violated the rules and supreme Court verdict and appoint caretaker Chief Minister without consultation of Chief Minister and leader of opposition. He said in this regard that he reserved the right to challenge it in supreme Court in this week. He said the federal government claimed that in the appointment of caretaker Chief minster leader of opposition and sitting chief minister were consulted, was totally baseless and false, therefore he decided to challenge the decision in the Apex court of Pakistan very soon, he added.