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Govt yet to drain Attabad Lake

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I AM writing this letter to highlight a pivotal issue which the dwellers and local businessmen of Gilgit-Baltistan have been facing since January 2010 due to the forming of artificial Attabad Lake.The people living upstream remained cut off from the rest of the district for several months, but the local businessmen provided them relief by starting a ferry service.Patients, students and other affected people were transported free of cost.The 19-km-long KKH, the sole overland connection between…Read More