The Director General of The National Musuem, Sultante of Oman, Sh. Jamal al- Moosawi visited the City Beautiful Chandigarh today to see all the tourist places. He started with Le-Corbusier Center, Pierre Jeanerette Museum, Arts College, Govt. Museum & Art Gallery, Rock Garden and Capitol Complex- The UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Ms. Nalini Singhal, Regional Director ICCR (Ministry of Extrnal Affairs, GoI) was assigned duty to liason with the Chandigarh Administration for the said visit.
All the arrangements for the visit of the Director General, Oman was made by the Department of Tourism, Chandigarh Administration.
Sh. Rakesh Popli, PCS Director Tourism, Chandigarh welcomed the Director General, Oman at Capitol Complex. They have detailed discussion on the City, its tourists arrival, employment etc. After discussion, the Director General, Oman desired that the Chandigarh Tourism may showcase the exhibition on the City and Le-Corbuiser at Oman. The Director Tourism, Chandigarh asked the Director General, Oman to send a formal proposal for consideration by the Administration.
Both of them discussed for the cultural exchange of the two countries.
Director General, Oman thanked the Department of Tourism, Chandigarh Administration for the arrangements and hospitality during his visit in the City Beautiful.