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Senate seeks report regarding recent floods

Islamabad, August 06: The upper house of Parliament the senate sought  information from the Gilgit-Baltistan chief secretary about the damage and losses due to monsoon rains and floods and the funds required for relief activities and rehabilitation of the infrastructure. … Continue reading

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Safety of boat commuters

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Govt will fulfil its pledges with people of Gojal: Kaira

GILGIT, July 17 (APP): Federal Minister for Information & Broadcasting Qamar Zaman Kaira, while reiterating his commitment said that promises made with the affected people of Hunza Lake would definitely be fulfilled and a high level meeting on Monday would … Continue reading

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Continued landsliding at Attabad

PT Report Gilgit, July 9: At least 13 single-day incidents of boulder falls and landslides near spillway of the Hunza Lake raised fears of blockage of the spillway today. Water level kept rising and falling in the upstream valley as … Continue reading

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David Petley’s analysis of potential failure scenarios for landslide lake in Hunza

1. This is a landscape littered with large landslide scars In the Attabad area alone Shroder (1998) identified six previous very large landslides: “Multiple overlapping rockslides have repeatedly thundered into the Hunza River near Atabad, several with serious and destructive … Continue reading

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Multiple disasters at play in Hunza Valley

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NASA releases latest satellite images of Gojal lake

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Hundreds of Attabad and Sarat IDPs establish protest camps near the lake barrier

By Ali Ahmed Hunza, July 7: Hundreds of male IDPs belonging to disaster hit villages of Attabad and Sarat staged a protest demonstration and marched towards the lake barrier today. The protesters will spend a night near the lake barrier. … Continue reading

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Images from the disaster hit Gulmit village

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[Pictory] Images from the disaster hit Shishkat village

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