CHITRAL: The bi-weekly PIA flights between Islamabad and Chitral which hitherto operated on a Sunday and Friday will now operate on Sunday and Wednesday instead. The change being from Friday to Wednesday only while the Sunday schedule remains intact. It is to be noted that the Peshawar Chitral flights are already suspended till 15 Dec. For details the PIA web portal can be accessed via our web page here, or the PIA call center at +(92-21)-111-786-786 … CN report, 05 Nov 2019.
Chitral News Briefs
CHITRAL: Chitral Polo Association has demanded from the Deputy Commissioners of both the districts of Chitral to retrieve the encroached land? belonging to the polo grounds so that the game of polo can be promoted as it plays a big part in the tourism development of the area. The Polo Association was represented by it’s president Shahzada Sikander Ul Mulk who while addressing a press conference said he had put up written application to the respective DCs in this regard. .. CN report, 03 Nov 2019?
CHITRAL:? Killer of the ill fated couple belonging to? Eezh Garam Chashma has been arrested in Dir Kohistan according to sources from Chitral police. The accused had slain both the young man Waqar Ahmad Alias Shahenshah and his wife belonging to Dir Kohistan who had eloped with him about a year ago. The lady was pregnant when she was killed. The arrest was made by a police party of Chitral headed by SDPO Zafar Ahmad and transported to Chitral. .. CN report, 03 Nov 2019
CHITRAL: A 25 year old educated (intermediate) man committed suicide by shooting himself with a shot gun. According to initial reports, the man hailing from Ujnu village of Torkhow tehsil was suffering from depression.
CHITRAL: One Muhammad Irfan son of Muhammad Kashif of Ayun village was sentenced to death by the District and Session Judge Chitral Javed Ur Rahman. The convict had been charged for killing both his father and mother on 13 June 2015.
CHITRAL: Chitralis generally are traditionally very political minded. Whether it was the movement for creation and accession to Pakistan or Bhutto’s chant of socialism in the late 60s, Chitralis have been active whether for or against any movement going on.. The present? ‘Azadi March’ by JUI chief Molana Fazal ur Rahman is the hot topic for gossip in Chitral these days. The rather cold temperatures of Chitral are warmed up with animated vitriolics from both sides of the political divide.
CHITRAL: A twenty eight year old young man Waqar Ahmad belonging to Eezhh village of Garam Chashma tehsil was found dead by the road side near Shali gol on Chitral Garam Chashma road.
The person had contracted a love marriage with a girl from Kohistan about a year ago reportedlywithout the approval of the girls family and the couple were living in the deceased boy’s village. A family from Kohistan came and settled in EEzhh sometime back and developed cordial relationship with the couple.
The couple along with their Kohistani friends were last reported travelling to Chitral for medical checkup of the deceased’s wife. However contact with them was lost and next morning dead body of the boy was seen lying on the road side while the girl along with the Kohistani family went missing. Investigations are underway.
As per the latest update, the dead body of the missing girl has also been found by the river side at Shali. The companions who were travelling with the deceased couple and who are suspected of being involved in their murder are still absconding. .. Muhkamuddin,? Chitral 30 Oct 2019
CHITRAL: Senior educationist former principal of Sewaht Lotkooh who was injured in a road accident at Raghlasht about two weeks ago. breathed his last in a hospital in Islamabad.
CHITRAL: Mother of prominent personality and social worker Rahmat Ghafoor Baig of Bakamak Chitral town, has passed away at age 93. The bereaved family includes Rahmat Ghafoor Baig, Muhammad Nadir Baig, Mussarat Baig (sons) and Naveed Ahmad Baig, Faisal Ahmad Baig, Avais Ahmad Baig and Fawad Ahmad Baig (grand sons).
CHITRAL: As a first, a floodlight Fooball match was held at the centennial School sports ground. Sehat.com.pk organised the match. The match was played between Centennial Model High School and Imran Khan Foundation School which the former won by 2-0.