• Gilgit-Baltistan - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gilgit-Baltistan Gilgit-Baltistan is a multilingual region where Urdu being a national and official language serves as the lingua franca for inter ethnic communications. English is co-official and also used in education, while Arabic is used for religious purposes. The table below shows a breakup of Gilgit-Baltistan first-language speakers.
  • Gilgit-Baltistan 2020: Best of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan ...

    www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g3576448-Gilgit_Baltistan-Vacations.html Gilgit-Baltistan Tourism: Tripadvisor has 3,848 reviews of Gilgit-Baltistan Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Gilgit-Baltistan resource.
  • History of Gilgit-Baltistan - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Gilgit-Baltistan Gilgit Baltistan is an administrative territory of Pakistan, disputed by India that borders the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to the west, Azad Kashmir to the southwest, Wakhan Corridor of Afghanistan to the northwest, the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China to the north, and the Indian administrated region of Jammu and Kashmir to the south and southeast.
  • Gilgit-Baltistan! The Great Game | Countercurrents

    countercurrents.org/2020/10/gilgit-baltistan-the-great-game Gilgit-Baltistan, even if Pakistan loses it and India captures it and turns it into a Hindu-majority state like it is been done in Kashmir today, Pakistani politicians will rejoice that the army ...
  • Could Pakistan Move to Make Gilgit-Baltistan a New ...

    thediplomat.com/.../could-pakistan-move-to-make-gilgit-baltistan-a-new-provin... Media reports last week suggested that Pakistan may declare Gilgit-Baltistan — a part of Kashmir administered by Pakistan as an autonomous territory but also claimed by India — to be a full ...
  • Pak’s new provocation, turning Gilgit-Baltistan into a ...

    www.timesnownews.com/india/article/.../654605 How Gilgit-Baltistan fell into Pakistan’s hands. Situated in the northwest part of Jammu and Kashmir, the picturesque Gilgit-Baltistan was a mountainous part of the princely state of Jammu and Kashmir till 1947. Pakistan occupied it after tribal militias backed by regular Pakistani troops invaded Kashmir in the months after Independence.
  • Baltistan | region, Kashmir, Indian subcontinent, Asia ...

    www.britannica.com/place/Baltistan Baltistan, geographic region of Gilgit-Baltistan, in the Pakistani-administered sector of the Kashmir region, in the northern part of the Indian subcontinent. Drained by the Indus River and tributaries such as the Shyok River, Baltistan is situated on the high Ladakh Plateau and contains the loftiest peaks of the Karakoram Range— K2 (Mount Godwin Austen; at 28,251 feet [8,611 metres] the ...
  • Gilgit-Baltistan polls have no legal basis, says India ...

    www.thehindu.com/news/national/.../article32688447.ece Gilgit-Baltistan is also significant as it is the only part of the erstwhile princely territory of J&K with a border with Afghanistan at the Wakhan Corridor. Asserting that Gilgit-Baltistan are ...
  • Government of Gilgit-Baltistan

    gilgitbaltistan.gov.pk The honorable Speaker, Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly, formally inaugurated the dissemination ceremony. Ms. Shaheen Hussain, Chief M&E UNICEF Pakistan also participated in the ceremony. The assembly members, head of all line departments, members from academia, civil society organizations, and representatives of media groups participated ...
  • PoK former 'PM' condemns Pak govt plan to merge Gilgit ...

    www.aninews.in/.../pok-former-pm-condemns-pak-govt-plan-to-merge-gilgit-balti... Gilgit Baltistan [PoK], October 09 (ANI): Pakistan-occupied Kashmir former 'Prime Minister' Sardar Attique Khan has condemned Prime Minister Imran Khan's plan to merge Gilgit Baltistan with ...