LAHORE: The Minister for Tourism Punjab, Mr. Raja Hamayun Sarfraz has announced the dates of TDCP 1st Lake District Chakwal 4×4 Challenge.
The Tourism Development Corporation of Punjab (TDCP) is organizing Lake District Chakwal 4×4 Challenge on 6th & 7th April, he said.
In a media briefing at TDCP Head Office Lahore, Raja Hamayun said that Chakwal-Lake District located 90 kilometres south-east of the Federal Capital, Islamabad and 270 kilometres from the Provincial Capital, Lahore.
Chakwal is considered as a Valley of lakes and springs, lush green fertile fields, versatile mountains, amazing landscape, dense mixed forests, sanctuaries of wildlife, brave peoples of high traditions, rich archaeology, pre-historic sites and ancient history. Chakwal’s hidden treasure comprises of number of natural and historical attractions such as Canyons, Lakes, Hills and Unique Landscape. To highlight the beauty of this wonderland of Punjab and to introduce it nationally and internationally.
The main objects of rally are;
- To Highlight the cultural & historical Assets & natural beauty of Chakwal
- To Spread harmony & unity through people to people contact
- To Generate Socio-economic Activity
- To Promote Motor Sports
Minister added that the present government of PTI has been focusing on the promotion tourism across Pakistan and have taken many new initiatives in this regard. The Minister said this rally will help to promote tourism in Lake District of Chakwal and in near future I have seen the tourist flow increase in this region. The arrangements of rally have been final and about 40 to 50 drivers test their skills in this adventurous track. On 6th April the qualifying round will held and on 7th April the final day of the race after the conclusion of race a prize distribution ceremony held and prizes will be distributed among the winners.