Tourism minister praises Uttarakhand for its natural beauty at ATM 2022
Published on : Friday, May 13, 2022
Tourism Minister of Uttarakhand, Satpal Maharaj, is at present in Dubai. He said in Arabian Travel Mart that Uttarakhand is known for its exotic natural beauty and this has drawn tourists for several years. He also mentioned that Uttarakhand Government after pandemic, is opening many places of historical significance. The stairs of Gartangali has been reconstructed recently by the PWD. This site was inaccessible to the world, but now has been opened for public.
Cabinet Minister Maharaj also stated that in the state, all tourism related activities have been opened once again. The Chardham Yatra has been started. This year, it’s expected to draw many pilgrims. The government has made all preparations for that. The minister said that tourists are experiencing the historic site, situated in the Nelong valley and has seen the Indo-Tibetan trade.
Side by side, movie makers have been requested to find out all possibilities in terms of the scenic spots of Uttarakhand.
The minister while mentioning Chaurasi Kutiya, located close to Rishikesh, has the memories of Beatles, the English rock band of 1960’s. Also he described the charming location of Chopta. He said that at Haridwar, the government is trying to set up an international airport, recognizing the need of development of infrastructure of the state. In the coming years, he said that tourists will avail flights from Haridwar for Chardham, Yoga and Ganga Darshan.