Chief Minster Giglit-Baltistan receives project update from the SBTP team

Chief Minster Giglit-Baltistan receives project update from the SBTP team



Hafiz Hafeezur Rehman, Chief Minister, Gilgit-Baltistan had a meeting with the SBTP team on January 12, 2017 in the Gilgit-Baltistan House, Islamabad to receive an update on the SBT Project implementation in the GB region. The SBTP team was led by Prof. H.A Zaheer, National Coordinator, SBTP and included the KFW partners. Issues relating to the full operationalization of the Gilgit Regional Blood Center, approval of the Phase II PC-1 of the GB region, development of the Skardu RBC in Phase II and the status of the Blood Safety legislation in the GB legislature were discussed in detail.

The Chief Minister appreciated the project implementation in the GB region and thanked the project leadership for taking special interest in the project activities in the region. He also appreciated the German government for including the GB region in the project scope. The Chief Minster issued necessary instructions to resolve all the administrative issues of the Gilgit RBC and   assured that the Phase II PC-1 and the Blood Safety Legislation will be approved very soon.