Nagar Khas

Description

Nagar (Urdu:نگر), is one of the beautiful and tourist attractive district of Gilgit Baltistan with its capital as Oyum Nagar in Burushaski and Nagar Khas in Urdu, is one of the largest towns in the Nagar District in Gilgit–BaltistanPakistan. Situated on the bank of the Nagar river, it is the former capital of the princely state of Nagar.

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Today, the famous Karakoram Highway crosses Nagar, connecting Pakistan to China via the Khunjerab Pass. The road follows the Hunza-Nagar River for some distance through Nagar and into the Hunza region.

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