Amrit Sarovar sites to be developed as tourist-destinations under ‘DTP’: DC Budgam


Chairs inaugural Stakeholders meet at Amrit Sarovar- Monu Talab Chararisharief

BUDGAM: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Budgam, S F Hamid today chaired inaugural stakeholders meet at Amrit Sarovar – Monu Talab in Block Charar-i-Sharief.

Speaking on the occasion, the DC said that Monu Talab which is situated on Chrar-e-Sharief- Pakherpora main road along with other areas has huge potential for tourism development and will be developed as the first stop center for tourists visiting famous Tourist destination Yousmarg.

 During the program, the DC interacted with PRIs and other local deputations from Monu, Chrar-e-Sharief (A), Fresdab, Kanidajan, Zinpanchal and adjacent villages and sought their suggestions and involvement in developing the area as a tourist hub.

The participants also discussed Establishment of Home Stays in the areas for which the DC assured full support.

The DC said that Amrit Sarovar sites shall be developed as tourist spots under the District Tourism Plan (DTP).

He said that Monu Talab and its adjacent area is having vast tourism potential and required infrastructure shall be put in place to tap its potential and bring it in the tourist map.

Meanwhile, local PRIs expressed their gratitude to the government for development of Amrit Sarovar at Mono, which they said caters to the demand of portable water supply demand of major Charar-e-Sharief area.

Many Officers accompanied the Deputy Commissioner which included ACD Budgam, SDM Chadoora, Tehsildar Charar-e-Sharief and BDO Charar-e-Sharief.