Gilgit - Baltistan [Pictorial] NATCO boats operational in Gojal Valley despite strong winds 10 years ago Pamir Times Water has frozen on coat of passenger traveling in the open cargo boat. FacebookTwitterLinkedinBoats are the only mean of transportation left with the people of Gojal valley (upper Hunza). Photo: Asghar Khan/Pamir Times The open boats, generally used used for transportation of cargo, are being used by the people of Gojal valley for movement across the dammed Hunza River. The open boat makes the travelers vulnerable to severe cold. Photo: Asghar Khan/Pamir Times Water has frozen on coat of passenger traveling in the open cargo boat. Strong winds are blowing in the Gojal valley making it difficult for the boats to operate. Passengers are complaining of severe cold and coughing problems due to the lower temperatures. Photo: Asghar Khan/Pamir Times The 35 seater closed boats provided by NATCO Gilgit - Baltistan are safer and faster than the other boats. Nowadays passengers are traveling in these vessels. Photo: Asghar Khan/Pamir Times The people of Gojal valley have demanded of the NATCO authorities to reduce the fare of the boats and increase the frequency of trips between Attabad spillway and Hussaini Village. The local people have specially requested MD Zafar Iqbal to look into the matter and make the transportation free for the travelers. Photo: Asghar Khan/Pamir Times Pamir Times administrator Pamir Times is the pioneering community news and views portal of Gilgit – Baltistan, Kohistan, Chitral and the surrounding mountain areas. It is a voluntary, not-for-profit, non-partisan and independent venture initiated by the youth. See author's posts FacebookTwitterLinkedinShare this on WhatsApp Tags: boats, Gojal, Gojal valley Continue Reading Previous Public should accept 3 rupees per kg hike in wheat price: Wazir BaigNext GBLA forms committee to investigate faults in 18MW Naltar Power project More Stories Development Gilgit - Baltistan PTA to conduct mobile spectrum auction for AJK, GB on September 28 4 weeks ago Pamir Times Development Gilgit - Baltistan Health Gilgit-Baltistan inaugurates data centre for processing health-related data collected by healthcare workers 1 month ago Pamir Times Gilgit - Baltistan Killer of 10-years-old boy traced, will be arrested soon: DIG Dr. Mian Saeed 2 months ago Pamir Times Development Gilgit - Baltistan Women entrepreneurs of Ghizer learning business skills during bootcamp organized by CIRCLE 2 months ago Pamir Times Gilgit - Baltistan Govt of Gilgit-Baltistan and PPAF ink MoU to undertake joint development strategies 2 months ago Pamir Times Gilgit - Baltistan High Altitude Porter hopes to climb 6,401m high peak along with teenage daughter and son 2 months ago Pamir Times 2 thoughts on “[Pictorial] NATCO boats operational in Gojal Valley despite strong winds” some comfort popping up .demand more Uff Oh My God,,,,,,,,,,,,,, Comments are closed.