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What is happening in Pakistan; you might be interested to know
the political and law-and-order and tourism situation in Pakistan.
against Taliban; after the success of Swat operation by the Pakistan Army
which start in July, 2008, when resident (375,000) of Mingora city and over
all Swat valley 10 million forced to fled to other part of Pakistan. Now all
of them return to Swat valley due to peace and stability in the region.
Since the last
few weeks, the ongoing military operation in the South Waziristan tribal
agency boarder with Afghanistan has been dominating news headlines around the
world for a variety of reasons.
Operation Rah-I-Nijat (Path to Salvation) achieved global attention not only
because of the rapid successes that the Pakistan Army managed to achieve in
what were expected to be tough fights. Pakistan Army is claiming the operation
will finish quite earlier then expected.
In other part of Pakistan which includes Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Lahore and
Karachi As the news of success are coming from Waziristan there is peace and
stability is getting better and better, law and order agencies are working
hard to eliminate the helping hand for Taliban among the society and keeping
them behind the bars. With the help of citizen on voluntary basis Pakistan
Government has started Citizen Security and Vigilance Committee to keep eye on
Baltistan; The recent government of Pakistan People Party has given more
independent to the peoples of Gilgit Baltistan, and declaring the local
government as the semi-provincial government status. Recently there were
general elections in Gilgit Baltistan (Gilgit, Baltistan Shigar, Skardu,
Khaplu, Hunza, Shimshal, Gizar, Chilas, Diamir and Astore) in which all the
major political parties of Pakistan participated and majority of seats won by
Pakistan People Party and until the end of November, 2009 the new elected
government will form its government in Gilgit Baltistan.
50% and 90%
Peak fee discount for mountains in Pakistan; In a letter to the Government of
Pakistan, The Pakistan Association of Tour Operators has requested to continue
50% peak discount for Baltistan Area and 90% peak fee discount for Gilgit
Guide and High
Altitude Porters Course has been started in Passu in upper Hunza with the
financial support of Karakoram Trust. Alpine Club of Pakistan is conducting
Asghar Ali Porik
M/s Jasmine Tours
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steep terrain. WEIGHT: 39.86 oz • 1130 g LAST: Olympus Mons
CONSTRUCTION: Inner: Slip lasted Outer: Board Lasted OUTER BOOT: Cordura®
upper lined with dual-density PE micro-cellular thermal insulating
closed cell foam and thermo-reflective aluminium facing/ Insulated
removable footbed/ Vibram® rubber rand
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