Gilgit – Presidential Award winning photographer, Karim Jan, passed away due to cardiac arrest at a hospital in Karachi, on November 6. He was laid to rest in Konodas, Gilgit, in presence of relatives and admirers.
Karim Jan was a celebrated photographer known for his love of nature.
He also held several exhibitions within and outside Gilgit – Baltistan.
Ancestors of Karim had migrated to Gilgit from the neighboring Xinjiang province of China.