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Pakistan’s deforestation rate world’s highest, Observes LHC

September 4, 2019 ISLAMABAD: With annual deforestation rate in Pakistan recorded as the world`s highest, the Lahore High Court has observed that such tendency will lead to increase in the spread of life-threatening diseases and ordered the Punjab government, Defence Housing Authority and various other development authorities to make a comprehensive policy for tree plantation […]

Sports

Chitral Homes District Football tournament kicked off in Chitral

August 27, 2019 CHITRAL: Chital Homes district football tournament started in Qashqar Sports Complex Chitral. The mega event was inaugurated by Commandant Chitral Scouts Col. Moeenuddin. Talking to the inaugural ceremony Col. Moeenuddin lauded the efforts of DFA Chitral and tournament organizers to creating sports opportunities for the youth of Chitral. He said that Chitral […]

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17 glaciers of Chitral to be inspected by DMAs

PESHAWAR: The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) have decided to carry out physical inspection of at least 17 potentially dangerous glaciers of Chitral district soon. Talking to reporters at the cabinet room of the Civil Secretariat, NDMA chairman Lieutenant General Mohammad Afzal said the relevant federal and provincial authorities […]

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Chitral Levies not to be merged with police: DC

April 14, 2019 CHITRAL: The Levies force of Chitral won’t be merged with the regular police and will remain attached with the district administration as usual, said deputy commissioner. Chitral Levies, a local force comprised of almost 500-man is mandated to guard the district borders with Afghanistan to check smuggling and infiltration. The force also […]