Yesterday, the Prime Minister of Pakistan, honorable Imran Khan during his visit to Gilgit-Baltistan inaugurated a number of significant and major projects of the Special Communication Organization (SCO). At the inauguration ceremony, DG SCO, Major General Muhammad Shahid Siddeeq, gave briefings to the Prime Minister regarding the projects, which include telecommunications and internet services for transforming the beautiful region of GB.
The projects are being regulated by the Telecom and Information Technology development. Moreover, the Prime Minister also laid the foundation stone for the forth coming IT-related projects undertaken by SCO.
On the occassion, the PM said,
I am pleased to witness the recent remarkable developments in the communication and information technology and Information technology sector, which is reflected in the development of mobile services, such as the launch of 4G and broadband services, and digital solutions related to cloud based Data Centers, and these are all indicators of very positive progress in the region.