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Silk Route Festival to be held in September this year in Gilgit-Baltistan

By Qasim Ali: Gilgit: Silk Route Festival 2014 to be held in Gilgit-Baltistan this September. This was decided during a meeting of the organizing committee chaired by the Chief Secretary Gilgit-Baltistan. The festival will take five days starting from September 10. The previous Silk Route Festival was a great success as many of the ambassadors of different countries participated which ...

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Chief Secretary of GB: Silk Route Festival 2014 will be organized as ‘Mega Event’

CHIEF SECRETARY OF GILGIT-BALTISTAN YOUNAS DHAGA

News Desk Chief Secretary of Gilgit-Baltistan, Younas Dhaga, has said that the government of GB will organize Silk Route Festival 2014 as a mega event. Mr. Dhaga expressed these views during a meeting with the stakeholders, representatives of NGOs and media persons regarding the Silk Route Festival 2013, which was organized the previous month. The chief secretary further said that ...

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Barjees Tahir: “My government will transform Attabad Lake, adjoining areas into tourist spot”

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By our correspondent Photo: Adil Shah Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit Baltistan Mr. Barjees Tahir said the federal government will transform the Attabad Lake and its surrounding villages into a large tourist spot. Mr. Barjees Tahir made the announcement in village Gulmit, Gojal, today at the end of the closing ceremony of Silk Route Festival 2013. The minister ...

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VIDEO: Silk Route Festival 2013 comes to a colorful conclusion in Gulmit

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Silk Route Festival 2013 concluded today in village Gulmit of the strategically located Gojal Valley, in a colorful, mega event attended by a large crowd, including local people, foreign tourists and delegates, officials of the GB and federal government, diplomats and politicians from GB and Islamabad. The short film was made by Fazlu Gojali for Mountain TV. Share this: 36.38964392726918 74.8663330078125

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Gojal: Silk Route Festival 2013 comes to a colorful conclusion in Gulmit

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Photos: Zaheer Bari and Adil Shah    Video: Fazlu Gojali Silk Route Festival 2013 concluded today in village Gulmit of the strategically located Gojal Valley, in a colorful, mega event attended by a large crowd, including local people, foreign tourists and delegates, officials of the GB and federal government, diplomats and politicians from GB and Islamabad. Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs and ...

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Hunza: Silk Route Festival 2013 held in Karimabad

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By our correspondent Photos: Ghazi Karim Events under the Silk Route Festival 2013, which kicked off in Gilgit yesterday, were held in Karimabad, Hunza, today. A large number of foreign tourists, domestic visitors, locals and government officials attended the festival that showcased the culture of Hunza valley.  Diplomats of about 22 countries in Pakistan also visited the Silk Route Festival ...

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Silk Route Festival 2013 opens in Gilgit

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Report by Qasim Ali Photos: Tanveer Ahmed The Silk Route Festival 2013 was opened today at the Karakoram International University, Gilgit, by Governor Gilgit Baltistan, Pir Karam Ali Shah, our correspondent said. The three day long festival’s opening ceremony was attended by diplomats of several countries in Pakistan, including Ukraine, Egypt, China, Italy, Japan, Indonesia, Syria, North Korea, South Korea, Uzbekistan, ...

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Gulmit Gojal: Preparations for Silk Route Festival underway

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By our correspondent                         The Wakhi Tajik Cultural Association (WTCA) is in the process of finalizing the Silk Route Festival’s closing ceremony to be held in Gulmit, Gojal, on October 29, 2013. According to the organizers, about 40 ambassadors of different countries in Pakistan have been invited to the ...

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