Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) and Pakistan Railways would jointly run a special train from Rawalpindi to Karachi on December 25, to promote tourism.
The train named ‘Sada Salamat Pakistan’ would chug down the track on the pattern of Azadi Train, that also travelled from Rawalpindi to Karachi in August this year to celebrate the Independence Day.
Managing Director PTDC, Chaudhry Abdul Ghafoor talking to APP said that Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique was extending full cooperation for promotion of tourism industry in the country.
He hoped the train would attract a huge number of people across the country and said the PTDC would establish tourism facilities at all railway stations to help boost tourism sector.
He said that there is a big room for cooperation between the PTDC and Pakistan Railways as tourism and mass transit go side by side.—APP