Daily Archives: June 2, 2008

Scouts successfully completed 3rd day’s walk

By: Zeeshan via Telephone Hunza, June 02:  The Scouts have successfully completed 3rd day walk from Murtazabad to Hussainabad, the next camping village.  On way, Scouts have crossed Nasirabad, Khanabad and Mayoon villages. Nasirabad community has offered tea to the … Continue reading

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Warm reception accorded to Scouts at Murtazabad, Hunza

Hunza, June 02: The adventure walk participants received a mega reception in Murtazaabad from the Ismaili Local Council Aliabad/Hyderabad and local community. The Scouts arrived in the village late in the night at around 10 pm. The local community were waiting for them … Continue reading

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Girls Guides showered flowers on Scouts in Aliabad, Hunza

Hunza, June 01: The adventue walk participants received a remarkable reception in Aliabad, Hunza from the Scouts, Girls Guides, Gents and Ladies Volunteer Corps and local community at Sina Khun, Aliabad Jamat Khana. The President Ismaili Local Council Aliabad/Hyderabad, Senior captains Gents … Continue reading

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Scouts initiated Environmental compaign in Hunza

  Hunza, June 01: The participants of Adventure walk after arrival in Aliabad, Hunza,  initiated a joint cleanliness compaign with Aliabad, Doorkun and Garelth Scouts in main market areas of Aliabad under the Hunza Environmental Committee project of Karakoram Area Development … Continue reading

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Scouts received with traditional Thoghra tune in Hyderabad

Hunza, June 01: The Hyderabad Scouts received the Adventure walk particiants with the traditional welcome flute locally known as Thoghra harip. A gathering was organised near Chumarkund Scouts office, Hyderabad. After Tilawat-i-Kalam Pak, a Scout presented the Farman of Moulana Hazir … Continue reading

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”The walk will bridge the gap among youth”, says Asst. District Scouts Commissioner Karimabad/Altit

Hunza, June 01: The ADSC, Karimabad/Altit, Hidayat ullah has regarded the adventure walk as a positive step to bridge the gaps among youth in the region while addressing the Scouts in Karimabad, Hunza.  He further appreciated the efforts of the walk organisers for … Continue reading

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Scouts honor a martyr in Hassan Abad – Hunza

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Women rally against drug abuse in Gahkuch, Ghizar

Gahkuch, June 02: Thousands of women rallied against drug abuse in the capital town of Ghizar District. The women were participating in a gathering organized by the Aga Khan Social Welfare Board, as part of the the Golden Jubilee celebrations … Continue reading

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Hussaini Village – Thirsty in the Mid of Glaciers and Rivers

By Ali Rehmat Musofir   Recently we observed with apprehension the glacial lake outburst flood (GLOF), last time in Passu and, now, in Ghulkin. The floods caused by these GLOF poses a great risk to these villages. The risks, however, … Continue reading

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Polo Tournament in Chipursan Valley

By Sultan Ahmad Islamabad, June 02: A sensational polo tournament ended in Chipursan valley last week. Organized under the patronage of Aga Khan Youth and Sports Board (AKYSB), the tournament was part of celebrations in relation to spring festivals (Jashn-e-Baharan). … Continue reading

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