On-arrival visa facility for 55 countries to boost tourism in Pakistan

Tourists in Hunza, a mountainous valley in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan.

Advisor to Prime Minister on Economy Razzaq Dawood said that Pakistan is considering on-arrival visa facility for 55 countries.

Addressing a media conference on Tuesday, he said, the step is for boosting tourism in the country, adding, Pakistan is in the dire need of tourism promotion.  

Razzaq Dawood said that a policy had been formulated in this regard and would be presented to the Prime Minister Imran Khan next year in January. The government is taking all the necessary measures to boost the tourism in the country.