MULTAN, Nov 2 (Muzaffargarh.City – 02nd Nov, 2016 ) : A cavalcade took a round of the city of saints on Wednesday a day ahead of the first Thal jeep rally scheduled to begin in Muzaffargarh on Thursday (Nov 3).
The cavalcade was organized by DHA Multan, the sponsor of the car sport event, in which over 70 car racers drove their vehicles as part of the cavalcade, which took its start from DHA gate at Bosan road and concluded at the same point after passing through its route ie Chungi No 9, Kalma Chowk, KFC Chowk, Bomanji Chowk and cantonment area, says a release issued by ISPR Multan.
The participants of the rally lauded DHA for its initiative to promote sports and added that it would have a far reaching impact on promoting tourism in the country.
DHA Multan also arranged a dinner in the honour of race participants at Multan Garrison Mess, the release said.
The Thal jeep rally, being organized by Tourism Development Corporation Punjab (TDCP), is going to begin at Changa Manga sand mound in district Muzaffargarh and sandy area of tehsil Chobara of district Layyah.
Its qualifying round will be held on Nov 4, Friday. A number of racers from different racing clubs including seventeen from Multan Racers Club were participating in the event. The prize distribution ceremony will be held at Faisal stadium in Muzaffargarh on Nov 5 evening, the release concluded.