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Basant fever engulfs Karachiites

basantfeverBy Fasahat Mohiuddin
Karachi
As Basant lurks around the corner, Karachiites gear up to celebrate this much-awaited festival in the second week of February.
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There are several kite flying clubs in Karachi; the Jubilee Club, Nisar Club and Saheen Club to name a few. These clubs play host to several tournaments each year. Moreover, kite flying is also practiced at the Super Highway, Clifton and New Karachi.Read More »Basant fever engulfs Karachiites

Ban on kite flying: Lahori Basant enthusiasts flay restriction

basant1* Citizens say hide-and-seek between them and police will continue until Basant gets green light
* KFA official says use of polyester will be banned, kite flyers will only get cotton twine

By Afnan Khan

LAHORE: With the advent of February, the month associated with the colourful festival of Basant, Lahoris on Tuesday started defying the ban on kite flying. Read More »Ban on kite flying: Lahori Basant enthusiasts flay restriction