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Chitral’s markhor population now out of danger


“The untimely death of the four-year-old markhor is not less than a shock for us and we do mourn this as it means a loss of Rs10 million for the local community who devotedly strive for its conservation,” said Fazlur Rahman, the president of a conservancy, in Chitral. Tears were visible in his eyes due to grief as the markhor ...

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Chitral: Markhor found dead in wildlife office

Chitral Markhor

Booni, Chitral: A wild goat (Markhor), which is the nationalized animal of Pakistan, is reported killed in the custody of wildlife department in Booni Chitral. According to Divisional Forest Officer Wildlife Imtiaz Hussain Lal, the injured Markhor was recovered on Booni road three days ago. He said the injured animal was taken to the wildlife department and treated by a veterinary ...

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