Britain’s positive change in travel advisory for Pakistan. The United Kingdom (UK) has updated its travel advisory for its citizens in a major breakthrough to reflect the improved security situation in Pakistan as the British are allowed to travel by road to the north of Pakistan, as well as the Kalash and Bamboret Valleys.
The announcement is the result of a comprehensive review of Pakistan’s UK travel advice, based on a specific assessment of the security situation in the country. This is the first major update since 2015 in the travel advice.
The enhanced security situation allowed British Airways to return to Pakistan in June 2019 and Cambridge’s Duke and Duchess visit in October 2019.
The advice now allows for road travel to the north of Pakistan as well as the Kalash and Bamboret Valleys, among other changes.
Dr. Christian Turner, British High Commissioner for Pakistan, said he had made this review of the travel advice a priority since his arrival in Pakistan in December 2019.
“It is a great credit to the Government of Pakistan’s hard work over the last five years in delivering improved safety. I am glad that British nationals can see more of what Pakistan has to offer,’ he said.
Britain also signaled to increase trade with Pakistan, Pakistan is a safe country for British diplomats and citizens, the security situation in Pakistan is very good, the UK is looking to enhance trade relations with Pakistan.
According to details, Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan Asad Qaiser has called on the British High Commissioner.
Speaking on the occasion, Speaker Assad Qaiser said that Pakistan views friendly relations with the United Kingdom, and wants to expand its relations with the UK in the fields of trade and politics.
He said that Pakistan was easing the visa policy for the development of tourism sector, and wanted to attract tourists to the political destinations of Pakistan.
British High Commissioner Dr Christian Turner says that Pakistan is a safe country for British diplomats and citizens, security situation in Pakistan is very good, UK is looking to enhance trade relations with Pakistan.
It should be remembered that earlier, the Speaker of the National Assembly Asadir had said that due to the terrorist monster, our infrastructure was severely damaged and the industry sector was affected.
The tribal people will be displaced in their own country.
These views were addressed by the audience on the occasion of food security and the distribution of credit loans through innovative methods of agriculture.
He said that in such a situation, every person should have a strong role to play and build the economy and business wheels.
The Speaker of the National Assembly had said that Praise is to Allaah to get out of difficult conditions.
Effective legalization time is needed because agricultural lands are declining very rapidly, we have to think for future generations, prices will be reduced due to the termination of fertilizers. It was said that the small farmers of Swabi Rs 20 crore is being provided for the welfare of the people.
The estimated 484,000 British nationals visits to Pakistan were in 2018. There are 22 direct flights to the UK every week. News report on Britain’s positive change in travel advisory for Pakistan.