LAHORE - Governor Gilgit-Baltistan Dr Shama Khalid called on Governor Punjab Salmaan Taseer at Governor House on Wednesday and discussed in detail the economical and political situation of Gilgit-Baltistan. Governor Punjab congratulated Dr Shama Khalid for assuming the charge of Governor of Gilgit-Baltistan. Salmaan Taseer on the occasion said that PPP was credited for the historic step of giving autonomy and status of province to Gilgit-Batistan. He said the remarkable success of PPP in the first ever elections for Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly proved the confidence of its people over the party leadership. He further stated that the unopposed victory of CM, Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Gilgit-Baltistan also symbolised the success of democracy. He also stated that announcement of financial relief package from Prime Minister of Pakistan for Gilgit-Baltistan would also pave the way for ensuring prosperity and improvement of peoples living standard in the area. Governor Giglit-Baltistan, Dr Shama Khalid said PPP government had materialised the dream of Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto by giving autonomy to people of that area. She said the province was full of natural resources and there were huge opportunity for investment in the region. Dr Shama Khalid on the occasion invited Governor Punjab to visit Giglit-Baltistan, which was accepted by the Governor. She said there was a wide scope of investment in Gilgit-Baltistan and the business community of Punjab could make use of this opportunity.