CM directs to take measures to boost tourism on “company mode” in Balochistan

Jam Kamal issues directives to establish offices for the promotion of tourism and culture at divisional level registration and licensing of rest houses and hotels all over the province

The Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan has directed to take steps for showing up the tourism wholeheartedly on pattern of company mode in the province.

He also directed to establish offices for promotion of tourism at the divisional level besides doing registration and licensing of all the rest houses and hotels in the province.

Similarly, the Chief Minister issued directives to install the billboards regarding tourism information on the major highways in the province.

This and similar other directives were issued by the Chief Minister while presiding over a meeting to review development schemes about the promotion of culture and tourism, archives and other related ones, here on Thursday.

The Advisor to Chief Minister, Abdul Khaliq Hazara, Chief Secretary, Captain (Retd) Fazeel Asghar, Additional Chief Secretary Planning and Development, Abdul Saboor Kakar, Secretary Culture and other concerned high ups were present in the meeting.

It was informed in the meeting that the master planning is being done for promotion of tourism in the province. There is also a progress on various projects of echo tourist resorts at seven different places of the coastal areas.

The meeting was briefed about the feasibility study for the promotion of tourism and construction of the cultural complexes costing Rs. 50 million.

It was also briefed about the establishment of beach model parks in Gadani, Kund Malir, Ormarah, Pasni and Gwadar.

The Secretary Culture on the occasion informed that the master planning of Ziarat and Shaban valley is being made.

Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that the province has great potential of tourism as such we need to take wholehearted steps in this regard. He said that the steps are being taken to promote tourism and protect archive and archeological sites of the province.

He directed to promote the trend of cultural souvenirs for promotion of culture of the province. The positive image of the province would be shown up to th world with promotion of tourism, culture and art, he believed.