According to the report, Javed Manwa, an independent candidate from GBLA-5 Nagar constituency of Gilgit-Baltistan, today announced his formal joining the PTI.
After the inclusion of Javed Manwa, the required number has been completed to form the PTI government in Gilgit-Baltistan.
A public meeting was held in Nagar regarding the participation of independent candidate in which PTI leader and Federal Minister Ali Amin Gandapur and Governor of Gilgit-Baltistan were also present.
It may be recalled that elections for the Legislative Assembly were held in Gilgit-Baltistan four days ago in which more than 300 candidates from political and religious parties contested for 23 constituencies.
PTI won with 9 candidates while 7 independent candidates also won. Similarly, three PPP candidates and two PML-N candidates also won.