(News) Uttar Pradesh Film Vikas Parishad will develop Chitrakoot as
Uttar Pradesh Film Vikas Parishad is planning to develop
Chitrakoot, known for its historical significance, as a film destination to
attract Bollywood towards it.
"If the proposal of Film Vikas Parishad gets shape, the day
would not be far when Bollywood stars like Salman Khan, Ranveer Singh, Kareena
Kapoor would be seen shooting in the area," Film Vikas Parishad, member, Vishal
Kapoor said after paying obeisance to principal deity of Daanghati temple
He said it would be a 'multiple-action plan' aimed at
developing the infrastructure for shooting of the films; promoting the place an
important tourism destination and generating employment opportunities for the
"It would not only provide employment opportunities but would
also prove an important tool for promoting tourism as per vision of the Chief
Minister Akhilesh Yadav," Kapoor said.
He said he has asked officials to prepare a plan in this
Kapoor said Kamadgiri and Ramghat falling under Chitrakoot
may prove an ideal location for the shooting of the films.
Courtesy: Business Standard