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  • Kaghan-Naran road partially cleared by army to free stranded vehicles

    ISLAMABAD: Frontier Works Organisation (FWO) personnel were able to partially open the road from Naran Valley to Kaghan — which was blocked due a spell of heavy snowfall — enabling the first convoy of 70 stranded vehicles to reach Kaghan from Naran Monday...

    "Army rescue teams including doctors have been moved for Naran to carry out rescue operation," said an ISPR statement...

  • Kaghan-Naran road closed over security threats

    GILGIT: The Gilgit-Baltistan administration on Sunday closed Kaghan-Naran road passing through the Babusar Pass to all kinds of traffic over security reasons...

    According to it, vehicles from GB beyond Naran and from Islamabad beyond zero point of Karakoram Highway won’t be allowed after 4pm...

  • All hotels in tourist hotspots Naran, Kaghan and Shogran sealed after staff test positive for Covid-19

    The Mansehra district administration on Sunday sealed all hotels in tourist hotspots Shogran, Naran and Kaghan after several Covid-19 cases were reported among staff working at different hotels...

    Meanwhile, the Kaghan Development Authority (KDA) on Sunday wrote a letter to the Mansehra deputy commissioner, recommending to impose a 'smart lockdown' at five hotels and restaurants in Naran after staff tested positive for Covid-19... ...

  • Hotels in Naran, Kaghan and Shogran reopened with emphasis on SOPs compliance

    The Mansehra district administration has reopened all hotels in tourist hotspots Naran, Kaghan and Shogran of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, officials said on Wednesday, three days after the properties were sealed following the emergence of several Covid-19 cases among staff...

    Related: Covid-19 rules ignored as tourists flock to northern Pakistan“We have reopened all the hotels across the district, including of Shogran, Naran and Kaghan, and...

  • Tourism boom likely in Kaghan valley as Mansehra-Naran-Jalkhad Road reopens

    MANSEHRA: The Kaghan Development Authority (KDA) reopened the Mansehra-Naran-Jalkhad (MNJ) Road to all sorts of traffic up to Batakundi area on Sunday, which will revive and boost the Covid-hit tourism industry in Kaghan valley this summer...

    “If there is no calamity and weather goes well we expect a tourism boom in the valley during this season, as we have cleared the MNJ road to traffic till Batakundi one month ahead of its...

  • Naran Valley paralysed by heavy snowfall

    MANSEHRA/PESHAWAR: A spell of heavy snowfall paralysed Naran Valley, one of the popular tourist spots in the country, on Sunday...

    A miner was killed when 15 mine workers were hit by an avalanche in Bassar area of Kaghan...

  • Stranded tourists start leaving Naran

    MANSEHRA: Over 1,000 tourists stranded in Naran Valley following heavy snowfall left the region on Monday after the district administration with the support of Frontier Works Organisation and National Highway Authority cleared the Mansehra-Naran-Jalkhad road for vehicular traffic...

    “After hectic efforts of over 20 hours, we have managed to clear the road and hundreds of stranded tourists have left Naran,” Deputy Commissioner of...

  • Tent villages erected to cope with tourist rush in Naran

    MANSEHRA/ABBOTTABAD: Tent villages have been erected in Naran to provide cheap night staying facility to tourists as hotels in Kaghan valley have either been booked to their capacity or their rents are too high amid the tourist rush before the advent of Ramazan...

    The tent villages set up at the entrance of Naran have been charging Rs1,000 to Rs1,500 where family of four to six peoplecould spend the night comfortably as each tent has...

  • Seven policemen stranded in Naran rescued

    RAWALPINDI: Seven police personnel who were trapped on their checkpost because of heavy snowfall and snow slides in Basil and Gatti Das areas of Naran were airlifted by the army on Wednesday...

    —APPNisar Ahmad Khan adds from Mansehra: A senior police officer said that three policemen, who had been stranded in Kaghan valley, were missing...

  • Stuffed markhor, ibex seized in Naran

    MANSEHRA: The local wildlife department on Wednesday seized preserved markhor and ibex at a Naran hotel here and fined Rs400,000 owner of the hotel...

    Sub-divisional officer of the wildlife department Khursheed Abbasi told reporters on Wednesday that the two preserved animals were smuggled from Skardu in Gilgit-Baltistan to Naran valley via Mansehra-Naran-Jalkhad Road...

  • Three women buried under glacier in Naran

    ISLAMABAD: Three women tourists died on Sunday after part of a glacier fell on them while they were posing for a photograph on their way to Saiful Muluk Lake, near the Naran city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa...

    Also read: The road to Saiful Muluk Lake in bad shapeDawn Newspaper had reported earlier this month that the large glaciers which were once the beauty and source of pleasant weather even in hot summer in Kaghan valley were melting...

  • Police tear gas protesters to clear Naran road

    MANSEHRA: The police cleared the Mansehra-Naran-Jalkhad Road in Kaghan area of protesters by using tear gas early on Friday...

    Led by district police officer Asif Bahadur, the police personnel also arrested around a dozen of hotel owners for blocking the road against the ongoing anti-encroachment crackdown in Kaghan valley...

  • Drive to remove encroachments in Naran begins

    MANSEHRA: The district administration launched an anti-encroachment campaign in Naran, the commercial hub of Kaghan valley, and removed tented villages and prefabricated structures on Sunday...

    “We can’t allow anybody to disturb the beauty of Kaghan valley while erecting tented villages and prefabricated structures on the government land,” deputy commissioner Adnan Khan told a meeting before launching the campaign...

  • Security activated as tourism season begins in Kaghan

    MANSEHRA: Police are taking extra measures for the security of tourists, visiting Kaghan valley in the tourism season...

    To a query Mr Rehman said that Kaghan-Bapusar top section of Mansehra-Naran-Jalkhad road was being reopened to traffic after clearance of snowy boulders but night travelling to Gilgit-Baltistan would not be allowed...

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