Climate change ‘turns’ farmer into carpenter

Farman Karim Baig Gilgit: Roza Khan, a native of Bagrot in Datucha village was involved in agriculture since years, but since severe floods destroyed his fields, he switched his profession and began working as a carpenter. He now resides in Deenpur. Bagrot valley is 45kms away from Gilgit in the north-west and is covered with glaciers. Most of the More...

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By Editor On Tuesday, September 29th, 2015
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Flash floods uproot trees, destroy infrastructure in Gilgit-Baltistan

Qasim Shah GILGIT: With great efforts, forefathers of Qamber Ali had planted fruit trees in their agricultural field, which are now no more because of being washed away by flash floods. Ali is a resident of Sher More...