Imran Khan announced on Gilgit-Baltistan, Prime Minister announced the provincial provincial declaration, said under the UNSC resolution, India opposed this Islamabad decision
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan announced the granting of provisional provincial status to Gilgit-Baltistan. On Sunday he reached the 73rd Independence Day celebrations where he made the announcement. Previously, Imran announced that Gilgit-Baltistan would be granted constitutional rights and that elections would be held in November. Significantly, India opposed this initiative and it was challenged in Pakistan itself.
Subordinate province status
According to the Pakistani Geo News report, Khan said here: “One of the reasons I came to Gilgit-Baltistan is to declare that we have decided to give it the status of a provincial province.” We made this decision bearing in mind the UN Security Council resolution. Khan said he could not discuss or announce the package to be given to Gilgit-Baltistan because the rules implemented due to the election would be in violation.
Angry country opposition
When the Imran government announced this, opposition parties had been angry ever since. The leader of Jamiat-e-Ulema Islam-F Maulana Fazlur Rahman has taken a stand against the transformation of Great Britain into a province. According to Rahman, in doing so, India’s decision to make Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh a union territory will also be proven valid. The opposition had assured army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa to discuss the issue after the elections in a meeting but Imran has already announced it.
How was Pakistan captured?
Explain that when the country was partitioned in 1947, Gilgit-Baltistan was not part of India or Pakistan. In 1935 Britain leased this part to the Gilgit Agency for 60 years, but the British canceled the lease on August 1, 1947 and returned the area to Maharaja Hari Singh of Jammu and Kashmir. Raja Hari Singh merged all of Jammu and Kashmir into India on October 31, 1947 after the Pakistani invasion.
Colonel Mirza Hasan Khan, the local commander of Gilgit-Baltistan revolted on November 2, 1947 due to the merger of Jammu and Kashmir with India. He also declared the independence of Gilgit-Baltistan from Jammu and Kashmir. However, this area came under its control due to the Pakistani invasion and Pakistan remained occupied here after the United Nations declared it a ceasefire. On April 28, 1949, the masked government of PoK handed over Gilgit-Baltistan to Pakistan.