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Forest Minister GB hunts two Himalayan ibexes


Forest Minister of Gilgit Baltistan Mr. Wakeel Khan hunted two Himalayan ibexes on 10th January 2016. He hunted the ibexes at Khyber village of Gojal Valley. According to Range Forest Officer Mr. Shabbir, Mr. Wakeel hunted trophy size ibex with having legal license. Minister of local government Mr. Farman was also with the forest minister at the spot. Trophy huting is ...

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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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Second successful trophy hunting of blue-sheep at KVO

Gojal: As the trophy hunting season continues, second successful hunt of Himalayan blue sheep at the Khunjrab village organization (KVO) conservancy area. Mr. Mohd Hesham Usama Khan, hunted 29 inches trophy size Blue sheep. According to wildlife expert, Mr. Nisar Hussain, resident of Moorkhun village of Gojal valley said that “the size and age of wild animals are measured by ...

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Second highest world record of Blue-sheep hunting at KVO Gojal Hunza


An Italian national Boieti Gian Carlo recently hunted a Himalayan Blue-Sheep at the Khunjrab villagers Organization (KVO) wild life conservancy area at Gojal Valley on 7th March, 2015. Sources said that it is the second highest record in the world and first highest record in Pakistan. KVO is the pioneer organization for the hunting of blue-sheep in Pakistan. One can ...

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Gojal: Trophy hunting of blue-sheep at KVO conservancy area


An Italian National Jane Colar hunted a Himalayan Blue-Sheep on 07th March 2015. It is the First ever successful hunt of the Himalayan Blue sheep in the year 2015 at the Khunjrab village organization (KVO) conservation area. Mr. Jane Colar hunted 32 inches trophy size Blue sheep. According to the locals it is one of the big trophy size hunts of ...

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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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Trophy hunting in Gilgit: Foreigners hunts markhors in Jutial Nullah


News Desk A hunter from Denmark hunted down a markhor, having 44-inch long horn, in Jutial Nullal, Gilgit, on Monday, which was followed by another hunt by a Mexican hunter on Tuesday, as part of trophy hunting program that was initiated in 1992. The hunters paid $55,000 each for the hunt. The wildlife division of Gilgit revealed the news to ...

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