The Sindh government has planned to promote eco-tourism at the coastal areas of Karachi with the support of the Pakistan Navy introducing boating, jet skiing, and parasailing facilities at the beaches, it was learnt on Saturday.
The announcement was made by Spokesman for the Sindh government and Adviser to CM Sindh on Environment MurtazaWahab during his visit to Hawkes Bay Road.
Taking to Twitter, MurtazaWahab said that since the approach road to Hawkes Bay and Sandspit beaches has been properly built, they are planning on developing eco-tourism in the area.
“Our target is to start boating, jet ski and parasailing there,” he said adding that the initiative is being spearheaded by the environment department with the support of the Pakistan Navy.
It is pertinent to mention here that currently, the city administration has imposed a ban over bathing and swimming at the city’s beach under section 144.