'Laluan Penarikan' Can Bring About Huge Impact To Tourism Sector In Four States

Last update: 07/10/2017

MELAKA, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- The 'Laluan Penarikan', the route which the legendary Melaka warrior Hang Tuah undertook to bring Tun Teja from Pahang to Melaka, is capable of bringing about positive impact to the tourism sector of Melaka, Pahang, Negeri Sembilan and Johor, if it is developed as a tourism product.

As such, State Secretary Datuk Seri Naim Abu Bakar said the 500-km route should be maintained and upgraded to attract tourists to the states.

"Besides giving huge impact to the tourism sector, the effort will also give valuable exposure to the young generation about the importance of the route in the past," he told reporters, here today.

Earlier, Chief Minister Datuk Seri Idris Haron welcomed approximately 120 participants of the Laluan Penarikan In Early Malay Civilization Expedition at the Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum in Banda Hilir here.

The five-day exhibition ended today.....