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Water level in Hunza lake creeping up

By Zulfiqar Ali Khan HUNZA: Water level in the 25km lake formed by a landslide in Hunza River early this year is increasing again, creating fear of flooding among the people of Gojal tehsil. High temperatures in recent days have accelerated glacier melting thus increasing inflow in the lake, sources...

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When will the Hunza Lake IDPs return home?

by Noor Muhammad Gilgit-Baltistan is going through its biggest humanitarian crisis. Around 3,000 people, who have either lost their houses to the January 4 landslide or the 23-kilometer-long and 380 feet deep lake that Hunza River has turned into after being blocked by landslide debris, are living as IDPs at...

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