Hundreds of community members including families, children and individuals have participated in the evening dedicated to the king of fruits, mango, brought from all over the Pakistan.
The 3-days ‘Pakistan Mango Festival’ has attracted a large number of diplomatic corps based in Dubai as well as community members from Emiratis, Pakistanis, India, European and other Westerners residing in Dubai.
Across Pakistan's "mango belt" in Punjab and Sindh provinces, farmers say a long winter and changing rain patterns have slashed production by up to half this year -- just as virus shutdowns sparked border restrictions and spiralling export costs.
Pakistan is the world’s fifth-largest mango producer, after India, China, Thailand and Indonesia, according to Pakistan’s Chambers of Commerce and Industry.
The cable car would have car parking facilities on both the stations whereas it will have an intermediate station as well with restaurant and other allied facilities. The feasibility study of the project will be completed in five to six months.