PM approves events to highlight historic heritage of Pakistan


ISLAMABAD: A high-level meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved organising various events, fairs, celebrations, and literary meetings for next year to highlight multidimensional cultural, religious, and historic heritage spread across Pakistan.

Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry, Information Secretary Shafqat Jalil, Lok Virsa Executive Director Shahida Shahid, former secretary Kamran Lashari and others attended the meeting held here on Friday.

The approval was granted in view of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision of highlighting Pakistan’s cultural heritage and tourism potential.

Organising these events is aimed at showcasing Pakistan’s 3,000-year-old civilisation, diversity, and cultural richness and to provide quality entertainment to the people of Pakistan. It will also introduce Pakistani youth to country’s heritage and culture.

Besides, ensuring participation of people from all walks of life, the focus will be made on far-flung areas through these events to be organized at federal, provincial, and district level.