Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has cancelled his one-day visit to Gilgit-Baltistan, due to bad weather.

The premier was scheduled to attend oath taking ceremony, of newly-election Chief Minister Hafiz Hafeezur Rehman. Pakistan Muslim League-N had nominated Hafiz Hafeezur Rehman for the slot of the Chief Minister of Gilgit Baltistan.

Hafzeeur Rehman is also President of Gilgit Baltistan chapter of PML (N). The cabinet of Gilgit Baltistan will be announced later.