Hari Parbat Fort to be ‘cynosure’ of Srinagar city tourism: Minister

Hari Parbat Fort to be ‘cynosure’ of Srinagar city tourism: Minister
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JAMMU: To attract tourists from across the globe, Minister for Tourism, Tassaduq Hussain Mufti has stressed on making Hari Parbat Fort cynosure of Srinagar City.
The minister said this while chairing a meeting of consultants regarding the implementation of light and sound show project at Hari Parbat Fort and Bagh-i-Sadiq in the city.
Tassaduq Mufti stressed preserving and promoting the pristine glory of the monument so that it emerges as an epitome of Kashmiri heritage magnificence. “Firmly entrenched in the past, the fort can attract large number of domestic as well as international tourists,” he said.
He instructed the concerned authorities to initiate necessary measures for setting up light and sound show at these tourist places, besides maintaining their rich heritage.
Mufti directed for creating projection shows, projection mapping, archival presentation and three dimensional (3D) projection mapping at the place to educate the audience about the pristine glory of the heritage.
The minister was apprised that measures were being taken to install high technology modern light equipment at these places as key tourist attraction.
Mufti directed the concerned to synergise their efforts so that the requisite results were achieved within the stipulated timeframe and also to get necessary feedback about the status of work and implementation of these initiatives on the ground.
He also directed for ensuring quality staff service conditions on ground so that they could present the sound and light shows in a more professional manner, besides asking for coordination and cooperation among departments so that target achieving mechanism could be initiated.