Date of Release:
Sep 8 2015
The government of Gilgit-Baltistan intends to carry out promotional activities in Deosai National Park, including a polo festival at Rama in Astore, a jeep rally, paragliding and fish angling competitions in the national park. The WWF has urged the government of GB to refrain from carrying out these activities in the National Park for fear of damage to the natural environment. The Deosai National Park is a legally protected area.