Prime Minister of Pakistan has claimed that the Tourism is the only thing through which the soft image of Pakistan can be promoted.
At a meeting with the National Coordination Committee on Tourism in Islamabad, Imran Khan praised the beauty of country by saying that it is blessed with such natural marvels to explore. From crystal blue lakes to snowy mountain peaks to vast green meadows, the country is blessed with immense tourism potential.
Khan also emphasized on the variety of climatic zones and numerous untapped tourist spots that Pakistan has.
He said that the government is focused on eco tourism and ensure conservation. The federal government is looking for ways to provide all possible facilitation to provincial authorities to promote tourism sector in the country. Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari, Special Assistant for Overseas Pakistanis stated about the progress on development of tourism sector. He also explained in the meeting that substantial work has been undertaken for development of religious tourism.
The Tourism Development Plan 2020-2021 that includes preparation of the master plan for forty sites, seven theme parks and sixty new sites to ease burden on existing sites and also to ensure quality services for tourists was alos presented.