Construction of Ropeways in Barsana, Mirzapur and Chitrakoot
The Uttar Pradesh government has given a green signal for the construction of
ropeways in Barsana, Mirzapur and Chitrakoot- all religious places and known to
attract thousands of devotees each year, an official said on Wednesday.
proposals were cleared by the Industrial and Infrastructure Development
Corporation (IIDC). Under the proposed project, ropeways would be built under
the public-private-partnership (PPP) model.
The Mathura-Vrindavan Development Authority has now been directed to create a
special purpose vehicle (SPV) for construction of a ropeway in Barsana, the
birth place of Goddess Radha.
Barsana, close to religious spots Mathura and Vrindavan, attracts millions of
domestic and foreign tourists every year.
The 'lath maar holi' of this place is world famous and we want to tap the
potential of this place as a tourist attraction, an official told a news agency.
Courtesy : Zee News