ISLAMABAD – Managing Director of Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) Aftab-Ur-Rehman Rana Wednesday said that PTDC has begun a special virus-related training programme for local tour operators, hotel and restaurant managements for promoting responsible tourism activities after long gap of Covid lockdown.
This initiative will help us projecting a soft, peaceful and Corona-secure tourist friendly image of Pakistan to the world, he said.
MD PTDC said purpose of the new SOPs and guidelines was to promote ‘secured and responsible tourism’ where all relevant staff of Rescue 1122, health workers, hotel staff and tour operators would get training regarding Corona SOPs.
He said workers of hotels, guest houses, restaurants, tour operators and tour guides have been vaccinated against corona, adding that providing international standard facilities and Covid-secure atmosphere to domestic as well as international tourists is our topmost priorities.
He said every…