International Tourism Festival kicked off in Islamabad today (Friday).
Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz inaugurated the event.
International Tourism Festival kicked off
He said the present government under the leadership of Prime Minister is giving special emphasis to the promotion of tourism.
Furthermore, he said tourism will help promote different industries including hoteling and help provide job opportunities to the youth.
Meanwhile, Minister for Energy Omar Ayub Khan also spoke.
He asked the people to fully participate in the festivities of the event.
He said promotion of tourism will also have a positive impact on the country’s economy.
Moreover, Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination Fehmida Mirza also addressed.
She noted Islamabad as the most beautiful and peaceful city.
She further said promotion of tourism and sports is very close to the heart of Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Minister for Planning Asad Umar, Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan and Special Assistant on Overseas Pakistanis Zulfikar Bukhari were also present on the occasion.
The event has been designed to showcase adventure sports like para gliding, accuracy landing, wing suit flying, trike flying, sky diving, and power para gliding as part of the field marshal paragliding Championship.
This iconic event also envisages concerts, horse parade, food stalls, corporate and educational expos.