Qaqlasht Festival concluded in Chitral

Qaqlasht Festival concluded in Chitral

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The Qaqlasht Festival concluded recently in the picturesque Chitral district of KPK province. The festival was attended by thousands of people from across Chitral, as well as from domestic and international tourists. Present at the concluding ceremony, among others, were MPA Sardar Husain And MPA Saleem Khan.

Here are some photographs of the festival shared by S.N Peerzada, exclusively with Pamir Times.

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Qaqlasht is a vast plateau located near Booni village of Upper Chitral

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Polo match in progress

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Thousands of people attended the annual festival

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Dance and music were highlights of the event

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Guests watching the proceedings

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Tourists were present in the audience

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Locals dressed up as ancient hunters

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Locals dressed as ancient hunters

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A beautiful view of the ground

Another view of the Qaqlasht plateau

Another view of the Qaqlasht plateau

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