Three-day annual Shandur Polo Festival begins in district Chitral from today (Sunday). According to Tourism department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, all necessary arrangements have been finalized for holding the festival in a benefitting manner. Polo teams from Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral will participate in the festival. Different cultural programs have also been arranged in the event.
A special tent village has also been set up to facilitate local and foreign tourists. Our correspondent Falak Niaz reports from Chitral that a large number of tourists both from home and abroad have reached Chitral to enjoy the polo festival which has been arranged at the highest polo ground in the world