Kargil-Ladakh Tourism Festival concludes

Kargil-Ladakh Tourism Festival concludes
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Chairman LC for massive awareness about tourism-related incentive schemes, adverts

KARGIL: For promoting tourism in the Jammu and Kashmir, Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council (LC), Haji Anayat Ali on Wednesday underscored the need for massive awareness among general masses about tourism related incentive schemes being provided by the state and GoI. He also stressed for proper advertisements of sports potential of district Kargil.
The chairman was speaking at the concluding function of the two-day Kargil-Ladakh Tourism Festival – 2018 at Khree Sultan Cho Sports Stadium, Biamathang Kargil.
The Chairman said the main purpose of the festival is to boost the potential of tourism in district Kargil and stressed upon the concerned departments to work with utmost dedication and prepare plans for the promotion of tourism in Kargil district, an official handout read.
He said organising of such events helps promote tourism activities in the district. He asked the concerned to organise similar events in the month of June and July in the next year so that maximum tourists could be attracted towards this region, read the handout.
Praising the scenic beauty and the multi-ethnic culture of Kargil, Haji Anayat said “there is a scope to promote tourism in the district but need of the hour is to highlight water rafting and other adventure sports activities”, it read.