ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) will hold Gandhara Civilisation and Buddhist Heritage Week in the month of May in order to promote tourism and highlight Buddhist heritage in Pakistan. “PTDC would arrange Gandhara Celebration/Buddhist Heritage either in the month of May or in September to revive Gandhara Civilisation and to recover the soft image of Pakistan among the Buddhist countries”, Managing Director PTDC Chaudhary Kabir said while talking to media. In the north, it has an endless array of some of the highest and most captivating peaks in the world that would be a tourist’s paradise while, in the south, it’s deserts and beaches give seekers an unforgettable experience. The Managing Director said that the celebration will be studded with innumerable informative and educative programmes that will give the participants an insight into the richness of the Gandhara Civilization.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 6th, 2015.
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