Chitral facing imminent climatic threat

by Muhkamuddin

Chitral — Chairman Pakistan Red Crecent Society KPK, Lt Gen Muhammad Hamid Khan has said that 187 out of 582 glaciers of Chitral have melted and turned into lakes out of which 20 lakes are dangerous and can cause destruction any time, leaving Chitral in a precarious situation as far as climatic fractiousness is concerned. He said this while visiting Reshun village of upper Chitral. Present on the occasion were officials of the PRCS and elected local bodies representatives.