The newly notified ‘Himalaya National Park’ and the ‘Nanga Parbat NP’ comprise distinctive ecological areas with very wealthy excessive altitude biodiversity in addition to treasured natural world which embody snow leopards, Himalayan brown bear, Ladakh Urial, Ibex, Markhors and Blue Sheep.
These two Nationwide Parks have been introduced beneath the PMs “Protected Areas Initiative” which is aiming to make sure the safety and preservation of Pakistan’s pure property by way of designation and administration as Nationwide Parks.
Whereas addressing a information convention, Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Particular Assistant on Local weather Change Malik Amin Aslam mentioned that these parks will comprise 5 p.c space of Gilgit Baltistan, whereas it is going to kind a nature hall between Azad Kashmir and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Malik Amin mentioned the PM Imran Khan additionally launched Nationwide Parks Service beneath which jobs will likely be supplied to 5 thousand GB youth.
He mentioned preparations have additionally been made for pure breeding of Laddakh Urial, which will likely be a singular expertise to boost inhabitants of the endangered species.
Together with the announcement of those two Nationwide Parks, a globally distinctive Nature Hall has additionally been fashioned which traverses a excessive altitude space (over 10000 toes top) and connects the provinces of KPK and AJK by way of GB.