rawalpindi - The ‘Sada-Salamat Pakistan Train’ in collaboration with PTDC, Pakistan Railways and Human Rights Division will chug its journey from 22nd December .

The train is being run for creating awareness on harmony between people of different faiths in Pakistan as well as to mark the birth anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah.

The train would be inaugurated by Federal Minister for Railways, Khawaja Saad Rafique. The train starting its journey from Rawalpindi will reach Karachi on 31st December 2016.

The train comprises of a bogie of tourism decorated by Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation as well as bogies of human rights division in addition to cultural floats of Punjab, Sindh, KP, Balochistan, Gilgit-Baltistan and AJK, said Managing Director PTDC Chaudhry Ghafoor Khan while talking to media men on Tuesday. He said that tourism bogie was tastefully decorated with exceptional colourful display of photographs on body of the bogie depicting tourist destinations, natural, cultural, religious and historical heritage of Pakistan.

Also the tourism bogie has been designed to deliberate the message of peace and harmony between people of Pakistan.

Life size photographs of Muhammad Ali Jinnah have been assembled to commemorate his birthday. Inside the bogie, tourism documentaries on large LED screen, photographs of Pakistan’s culture and tourist destinations have been displayed.

In future, PTDC will continue its efforts to create tourism awareness amongst people of Pakistan in collaboration with railways, airlines and different organizations.