Kalash spring festival Chlim Jusht concludes in a low key mode

Kalassh ChilmJusht festival 2020

CHITRAL: Kalash spring festival Chilm Jusht (Joshi) concluded in Bumboret. Held every year in the middle of May, the festival traditionally attracts large number of tourists and visitors. This year however due to virus fear no tourist or outside visitors were allowed. Locals danced traditionally and performed their religious rites. Kalash special assistant to the CM Wazirzada was the chief guest who made a speech counting the govt’s services to minorities. Old age Kalash men did not participate due to corona  threat, therefore traditional story telling did not happen.. .. Ishpata News, 17 may 2020

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