Battle Of Kampar Sites To Be Developed As Perak Tourist Attractions

KAMPAR, Feb 11 (Bernama) -- Two historic sites here where the Battle of Kampar was fought during World War II will soon be developed as Perak tourist attractions, said State Tourism, Arts, Culture, Multimedia and Communications Committee chairman Datuk Nolee Ashilin Mohammad Radzi.

She said the 75-year-old sites located at Rabung Hijau, Gunung Bujang Melaka and Tanjung Bakung in Malim Nawar should be restored and preserved as national treasures.

"This is because the historical sites will be able to attract more local and foreign tourists," she told reporters after launching the state's World War II Historical Site Conservation and Tour programme here.....