26 Jul 2021: The Yarkhun Power road connection with the rest of Chitral has been severed due to flash floods.
26 Jul 2021: K2 Treks and Tours has reported on its Facebook page that a rope fixing team has found the dead body of Muhammad Ali Sadpara, renowned mountaineer who had gone missing during a winter K2 expedition.
26 Jul 2021: Forty-six soldiers of the Afghan National Army (ANA) and Border Police were granted “refuge and safe passage” by the Pakistan Army on Sunday at The Arandu border between Chitral and Afghanistan, according to an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement.
23 Jul 2021: Fatima Changezi a young lady from Gilgit has earned commission in the Pakistan Navy. She is the first female from the area to do so.
23 Jul 2021: Chitral will have an additional weekly flight from Islamabad wef 04 Aug on Wednesdays, it was leant here. This will increase the weekly flights from two to three flights, the other days bang Friday and Monday.
22 Jul 2021: Eid ul Azha prayers were offered in Eid gahs and Jamaat Khanas all over the two districts with traditional fervour. This year however, animal sacrifice was seen to be in a reduced capacity due to the poor financial status of the general population.
19 Jul 2021: Eid rush on the roads has caused several accidents and cost five lives in the past few days. In the first accident four persons including a female and a child lost their lives when their passenger van coming from down country fell off the road into the ravine. Yesterday a fielder car going from Booni to Timergara fell into the river at Ashret killing the driver and injuring four passengers. One cause of such accidents may be the new trend of direct driving from upper Chitral to down country without adequate rest and stops.
In another incident a young man belonging to Broze village commited suicide by jumping into the river from Chew bridge Chitral town. Financial problems are quoted to be the reason for the suicide.