Minister attends Gobor festival, praises Chitral
Chitral — KP Senior Provincial Minister Inayatullah Khan has said that the alternative route for the multi-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project should be constructed through Chitral to bring the district on at par with other parts of the country. He was speaking at the concluding ceremony of the three day Jashn Gobor, at the Gobor valley located on the boundry of Badakhshan province of Afghanistan. He praised Chitral for it’s beauty and Chitralis for their peaceful culture. He announced Rs 20 million for the Gobor road. District Nazim along with other elected representatives was present on the occasion. The festival included games of polo, buzkashi, football, mountain race amongst other sports. — BH Azad, 03 Sep 2016.