PTDC mega project to set up wildlife park near Kular village on motorway:MD PTDC
ISLAMABAD: Managing Director Abdul Ghafoor Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC),on Monday said that PTDC will soon setup a modern Wildlife Park and resort with modern facilities near the Kular village on the motorway.
MD PTDC highlighted that promotion of beautiful sites in Pakistan through media and other means could bring fruitful results.
There are many opportunities for tourism in Pakistan, but this sector needs investment so that we will be able to provide world-class facilities to tourists he said.
A beautiful resort is being setup at Rawalpindi, which will be constructed on pattern of the Ottoman Mughal style he added.
He said that there are several projects in pipeline for the development of tourism in the country, including Bus Terminal in the Nankana Sahib, the establishment of motels in the Hawks Bay Karachi, Moenjodaro, Baran Kalay (KP) and tourist facilitation centres in Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Muzaffarabad, Gilgit, Quetta and Peshawar, he said.
Apart from this, PTDC owns lands in several areas across the country, which can be setup for tourist facilities through joint ventures.
These lands are meant for construction of Aiwan-e-Sayyahat/ PTDC Headquarters in Islamabad, Naltar valley ski resort, 172 acres at coast of Gudani in Balochistan, Sukkur, Banjosa Lake (Azad Kashmir) Muzaffarabad (Azad Kashmir) he added.