Ghizar: Residents of a village of district Ghizar are on edge after some of their livestock have been attacked and killed by a brown bear. Livestock were killed and partially eaten after an attack by a brown bear appeared in the area. Forest and wildlife department Gilgit Baltistan has still not confirmed the reports of the bear attack. However, officials are been sent to the area for immediate measures to protect people and livestock from the wild animal.
Earlier in February 2017, the Snow Leopard Foundation, Pakistan, has said that a family of Brown Bear has been sighted in Hundrap area of Phandar, located in Ghizer District of Gilgit Baltistan.