KURAGH, Oct 24: Telenor, a mobile service providing company, has made its towers in Booni and Kuragh operational giving connectivity to many localities for the first time.
People in Kuragh bazaar were on Friday seen purchasing SIMs and saying hello to their relatives and friends. Some of the residents expressed happiness on the availability of the new telecommunication facility and thanked the company and MNA Iftikharuddin for fulfillling their long-standing demand and providing them the facility of easy connectivity.
However, a few elderly people while talking to ChitralToday also expressed the fear that the coming of the mobile service would leave a negative impact on the people, especially the youth who would misuse it.
For Kuragh areas, the Telenor tower has been installed at Drungah on the Kosht side, which covers Kuragh, Drungagh, Bumbagh, Zait, Charun-Oveer, Reshun, Muzgol, Gohkeer etc. The tower in Booni was made operational on October 23 which covers Booni and its nearby villages of Awi even up to Parwak and Mastuj.