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Meat for all households in Hunza: Eid tradition ensure equality in sacrifice


By Ali Akbar The much renowned Hunza valley, enveloped in the grand Himalayas and the Karakoram mountain range, carried out its unique tradition of communal qurbani on the occasion of Eidul Azha. As part of an ancient tradition, all sacrificial animals are slaughtered at a community centre and the meat is then divided among the local population where all families ...

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Gojal plunges into darkness as electricity remains suspended from 5 days


Gojal: The residents of Gojal suffered a painfully long power outage from the last five days as life in the area came to a complete standstill. Electricity was suspended from the last five days, and was not restored till now. Earlier citizens of the area had strongly protested against the heavy loadshedding in the area and blocked the KKH and ...

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Gojal: People of Gulmit protests for not repairing of the water channel


Members of the civil society and local people of Gulmit Gojal are staging a peaceful protest demonstration in Gulmit against not repairing of the water channels and link roads which have been damaged due to the reconstruction of KKH. Shops and markets in some of the area of Gulmit village remain shutting due to the protest demonstration. The protesters have ...

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PTI nominates Izhar Hunzai for GBLA-6 Hunza


The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has nominated Mr. Izhar Hunzai to contest election in GBLA-6 (Hunza) in the upcoming elections of Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly (GBLA). Having led the Aga Khan Rural Supported Programme in GB for several years, Mr. Izhar is a a household name in the development sector of the region. He was born in Haiderabad, Hunza. The decision of PTI ...

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Gojal: Sports week held at Al-Amyn Model School Gulmit


Newsdesk: Sports week is being celebrated at the Al Amyn Model School, in Gulmit Gojal, from 7th May – 12th May 2015. A number of sporting events like Cricket, Soccer and volley Ball, Table Tennis, Londus, Tug of War and athletics competitions were organized to celebrate the sports week. Principal Al-Amyn Model School Gulmit Nazir Ahmed Bulbul said that this sporting event will provide opportunities ...

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People of Gojal are suffering from Flour and electricity crisis says Nawab Ali Shah


PTI’s Gojal Tehsil president Nawab Ali Shah said that flour and electricity crisis has intensified in Gojal as people are facing difficulties in getting a bag of flour from market even on the increased prices. Many people return empty handed as the stores fail to meet the demand. He also said that “The electricity issue becoming a routine of faults in ...

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PTI launches massive election drive in Gojal Hunza


Pakistan Tehreek Insaaf launching a vigorous election campaign in Gojal Hunza with PTI Hunza-Nagar president Mr. Aziz Ahmed, Izhar Hunzai and Najeeb ullah Khan. Addressing party gatherings in Sost on Monday, May 4, 2015 different speakers applauded the role of Mr. Izhar Hunzai in the development of Hunza as well as his services in AKRSP and assured their full support ...

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Passu wins all gojal Jashn-e-Baharan cricket tournament

Passu cricket team

Photo: Karim Dinali Passu wins all gojal jashen-e-baharan cricket tournament held at Islamabad. Passu team consecutively wins the final second time beating shishkat. The tournament was organized by Gojal Educational and Cultural Organization [GECA]. A number of youth of various villages of Gojal participated in the event.     Share this:

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Pictures: The Amazing beauty of Chapursan Gojal Hunza

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Toxic raw wine claims 3 lives in Gojal Valley


Three young men, 2 aged between 17 and 19 years, and one over 28, lost their lives after drinking toxic alcohol in Gojal valley ‘s Passu village on Tuesday. They were rushed to the Tehsil Headquarter hospital in Gulmit early in the morning on Tuesday in critical condition. Unfortunately Muhammad Rajab and Mazoor hussain could not survive. The third person, ...

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