The tourism division of Jammu and Kashmir’s Gulmarg District on Saturday began winter games right here in an effort to boost tourism.
Seven completely different winter sports activities competitions like alpine snowboarding, snow biking, snowmobile race, sledging, ATV race, snow tube race have been organised.
The winter games are an extension of the carnival organised by the tourism division on the event of New Year and can assist entice vacationers, particularly those that have an interest in winter sports activities.
“We are trying to make Gulmarg full of festivities so that tourists can enjoy their visit here,” mentioned Nisar Ahmad Wani, Director Tourism, Kashmir.
Wani additional mentioned that the festivities will proceed until the time Gulmarg is roofed by snow.
He added, “We are trying to provide a platform for youths so that they can divert their energy for something positive and enjoy the snow. Through this, we want to convey a message to people around the world that we are ready to receive tourists.”
“Gulmarg is a famous ski resort around the globe. There will be no foreign tourists this year due to COVID but will definitely attract the national tourists,” mentioned Huma Rashid, a resident of the world.
People have appreciated the steps taken by the federal government of J&Okay to promote tourism in addition to winter sports activities.
(This story has been printed from a wire company feed with out modifications to the textual content.)
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