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Illegal Hunting: FIR registered against Lumbardar,10 unknown persons of Shishkat village (Gojal)


The wildlife department of Hunza has registered FIR against Lambardar “Muhammad Shah” and 10 unknown persons of Shishkat village of Gojal Valley Wednesday. According to the RFO Hunza Mr. Shabbir, two unidentified persons from Shishkat fired three shots on a Himalayan ibex in the jurisdiction of Gulmit, Gojal. “Their movements were under observations and we saw them attempting to illegally ...

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Load, lock, shoot: Hunting season begins with first ibex kill at KVO


By Shabbir Mir Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) is home to a number of endangered wild animals which makes hunters flock to the area for trophy hunting, a male-dominated sport. On Monday, the blood sport kicked off in G-B’s Gojal Valley, resulting in the hunt of the first ibex this season. Talking to The Express Tribune on Tuesday, an official of the wildlife department said, ...

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Gojal: Trophy hunting of himalayan ibex at KVO cnservancy area


By Irfan Munna: A Swedish national Mr. Lars Anton Dahlgren hunted a Himalayan ibex on 5th January 2015. It is been the first hunt of the year 2015 at the khunjrav village organization (KVO) conservation area. According to Mr. Sultan Gohar, who is the resident of Moorkhun village Mr. Dahlgren hunted 42 inches trophy size ibex. Recently Mr. Zahoor hussain ...

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