Khewra Festival Will Start Today in Salt Range
Jhelum (Friday, January 29, 2016) – Today first trade and tourism festival will start in salt mines Khewra District Jhelum today. These mines are second largest in the world of this kind of minerals. District Coordination Officer (DCO) Zulfikar Ghumman visited the site and review the arrangement of the this international event. He was accompanied by other officers of the local administration.
This Khewra Festival will remained three day from Jan 29-31, 2016. Number of event has been organized near Khewra Tourist Resort including music concert, Food Court, Sports games. It is expected that Federal Minister for Natural Resources, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Minister for Railways Kh. Saad Rafique, 22Ambassodors of Foreign Countries, Chief Secretary of Punjab and other government officials will attend the rock and Salt Festival.
The Shortest route to reached Khewra Salt Mine is from Lahore-Islamabad Motorway (M2) near Lilla Interchange. You can reached khewra just covering 30 Kilometers Motorway Off road distance via Pind Dandan Khan.