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Gilgit – Shandur road being included in CPEC

Gilgit – Shandur road being included in CPEC

Islamabad: The widening, repair and renovation of the Gilgit-Shandur road has been made a part of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor. According to information shared by NHA Chairman with the media, three more motorways are being included in the CPEC project. These include Naukundi-Mushkel-Panjgur (90km), Gilgit-Shindor-Chitral (364km) and Mirpur-Muzaffarabad-Mansehra (228km),...

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PakMet issues GLOF alert for Gilgit-Baltistan & Chitral, temperature to rise by 5 degrees

PakMet issues GLOF alert for Gilgit-Baltistan & Chitral, temperature to rise by 5 degrees

Islamabad: Pakistan Meteorological Department (Pakmet) has warned that the temperatures are likely to increase by up to 5 degree centigrade during the next three to four days in the mountainous Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral region. A GLOF Alert issued by the federal organization, has said that localized heavy downpour is possible...

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Bad politics costs Chitral multi-million infrastructure project

Bad politics costs Chitral multi-million infrastructure project

By Gul Hamaad Farooqi CHITRAL: The Livelihood Advancement and Community Infrastructure Project (LACIP) of Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF)  for Chitral has been terminated due to political interferences. After the winding up in Chitral, now the districts of Shangla and Buner would get benefits from the multi-sector poverty alleviation project....

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Activists call for banning fireworks in Shandur, keeping the plateau clean and green

Activists call for banning fireworks in Shandur, keeping the plateau clean and green

By: Abdul Wahid Khan Peshawar: Chitral Heritage and Environmental Protection Society (CHEPS) has been advocating for protecting the environment of the mountainous Chitral district, as well as other parts of the country.  Working with the motto of keeping Pakistan clean and green, CHEPS has done ‘more than 2,000 projects’ around...

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PM Nawaz Sharif to inaugurate Lawari Tunnel tomorrow: MNA Iftikharuddin

PM Nawaz Sharif to inaugurate Lawari Tunnel tomorrow: MNA Iftikharuddin

CHITRAL: Member National Assembly (MNA) Shehzada Iftikharuddin has posted on Facebook that PM Nawaz Sharif will inaugurate the Lawari tunnel on 20th July, i.e. tomorrow. The Lawari Tunnel, started by Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto in the late 1970s, is finally getting completed, after hitting many snags, during different regimes. The...

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