SRINAGAR: To review the pace of development of the works at the Dargah Hazratbal Shrine being executed by Tourism Department, Secretary Tourism, Rigzin Sampheal on Wednesday visited the shrine, here.
The works are executed by Tourism Department under PRASAD scheme of Government of India at a project cost of Rs 42 crores.
The various components of the project include development of existing inner approach road, site development of the entire area including illumination of the shrine, illumination of site and pedestrian road along the lake and setting up a boundary walling, read an official handout.
Secretary Tourism expressed satisfaction over the pace of work of the project and appreciated the progress of illumination work of the shrine.
He gave necessary directions to the INTACH officials to prepare a comprehensive proposal for providing washroom facilities at different locations to be executed by the Tourism Department.
Necessary directions were given to speed up the execution of the ongoing works so as to ensure completion of the project within the stipulated time period.