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SCO to extend DSL service to Gojal Valley within 2 weeks


GULMIT: The Director General of Special Communications Organization (SCO) Amir Azim Bajawa visited Gulmit on Wednesday where he announced that SCO will extend its DSL service to Gojal Valley within two weeks. Mr. Bajwa was invited to Gulmit by the Gulmit Organization for Local Development (GOLD). The offficials of GOLD had requested SCO to start DSL service in the valley. It ...

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Hunza Valley faces solid waste issues

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HUNZA: The people of Ganish, one of the oldest settlements recorded along the Silk Route, have offered an area for solid waste dumping site, the head of district administration in Hunza told a seminar on Monday. “We thank the Ganish community for providing solid waste dumping area,” Deputy Commissioner Hunza Samiullah Farooq told the seminar attended by officials of the ...

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The pioneer of Siachen: Pakistan loses its silent hero ‘Chacha Abdu’

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SKARDU- Abdul Rehman, the pioneer of Siachin, has breathed his last in the mountainous region of Gilgit-Baltistan. Even though Abdul Rehman remained fully active in helping Army and people of his region throughout his life, many of us don’t know much about this hero of Pakistan. Known as Chacha Abdu to most of the soldiers and locals, Rehman was decorated ...

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