Pakistan pavilion at France cultural festival attracts many

ISLAMABAD, Sep 14 (APP):The aesthetically decorated Pakistan’s pavilion at the 18th Lyon International Cultural Festival Saturday remained the centre of attraction by pulling scores of the visitors.

The festival is one of the main annual cultural events of French city Lyon which brings over 50 countries together showcasing their culture and traditions. This year 56 countries are participating at the festival, said a press release received here.

The Mayor of Lyon Gerard Colomb inaugurated the festival and visited different pavilions.

While visiting the Pakistan pavilion, the Mayor thanked Ambassador Moin ul Haque for participation and enriching the festival with vibrant and beautiful colours of Pakistan.

He said that visiting Pakistan’s pavilion at the festival has always been a source of joy.

Hundreds of visitors particularly appreciated Pakistani cuisine and expressed keen interest in the photos of different regions of Pakistan exhibited at the pavilion.