ISLAMABAD, International Mountains Day (IMD) takes place each year on 11th December. Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) in collaboration with Alpine Club of Pakistan intends to organize a Mountain Hike and Sapling Plantation Event at Margallah Hills Islamabad on the occasion to mark the day. Approximately 300 students from selected schools and colleges from Rawalpindi / Islamabad and Gilgit Baltistan will be participating in the event.
The Prize distribution Ceremony of the event will be held at Pir Sohawa, Margalla Hills, Islamabad on 11th December 2011 at 1300 hours sharp. Syed Mehdi Shah, Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan will be the Chief Guest at the Prize Distribution ceremony.