28 Aug 2020: The Boroghil festival which was scheduled to be held on 5th September has now been postponed due to the floods and damage to roads in the area. The new date for the event has been given as 12 and 13 September.
26 Aug 2020: Rumboor valley of the Kalash inhabitants received flash floods damaging many houses and crops. Japanese turned Kalash lady Akiko Wada living in the valley and married to a Kalash, has posted damage to her house and another guest house, on the social media.
26 Aug 2020: A 24 year old man stabbed to death his 22 year old brother in Sueer village of Drosh. The cause was domestic dispute as reported by the father of the two men.
23 Aug 2020: Syed Ghufran Shah father of senior journalist Zulfiqar Ali Shah passed away in Charun . Bereaved family includes Syed Manzoor Ali Shah, Fatah Ali Shah, Abdul Wahab, Syed Abdul Nasir, Dr Yousuf Haroon, Shah Mansoor, Syed Fida Hasan Shah, Syed Mazhar Ali Shah, Syed Jawad Hasan ShahRahmat Ghazi, Syed, Seedullah Jan, Saifullah Jan, Syed Ahmad Ali, Sajjad Hussain etc.
20 Aug 2020: Commissioner Malakand division has issued special instructions to complete Lowari Tunnel approach roads by end Nov 2020. Keeping the past performance of work on the Lowari in view it would be a surprise if the approach roads are completed by Nov 2021 also. Absence of accountability is the major, rather the only reason for failures to follow such ‘special’ instructions and meet deadlines.