Winter sports festival 2023 starts in Skardu  

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Published: 11:23 PM, 10 Jan, 2023
Winter sports festival 2023 starts in Skardu  
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A three-day winter sports festival 2023 has started with the Yake race in Skardu, Gilgit-Baltistan, reported 24NewsHD TV channel. 

The event is held every year to spread awareness about the impact of climate change, melting glaciers, the conservation of wildlife, and the importance of ecological balance. 

This sports event attracts a lot of people participating in different activities. Tourist from all around the world enjoys the event in the beautiful mountains of Pakistan. 

The main events of the festival include Ice hockey, the Yake race, Indu’s off-road rally, rafting and mayfung, lightning, folk music performances, and many more. 

Food Street has also been set up in which traditional foods are displayed. 

The festival will conclude on Thursday with the final ice polo competition.

The administration of the festival has also established women’s expo in which woman will represent food, handicrafts, and other handmade items. The hotel association of GB is providing free hotel service for guests to attend the festival.

In the district administration of Ghanche, winter festival starts in city park, Khaplu too. 

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