Gilgit-Baltistan:GB is Rich in Unique and Valuable Stones

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ASTORE (APP): Minister for Zakat, Usher and Minerals Gilgit Baltistan (GB) Muhammad Naseer Khan Wednesday said the GB  government will exploit the precious stones in the area for generating revenue.

He said the GB is rich in unique and valuable stones and the government is making efforts to materialize this resource to improve the lot of people. The departments of Gems and Minerals is conducting different cutting and polishing courses of precious stones to further equip the local professionals, he added.

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