Advisor Kumar calls for more amenities, eco-tourism along Mughal Road

Advisor Kumar calls for more amenities, eco-tourism along Mughal Road

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar, along with DC Shopian, Chief Engineer Mughal Road Project and other senior officers on Sunday visited the Mughal Road upto Peer Ki Gali to personally see the condition of the road that was recently thrown open for traffic after staying closed for five months during winter. Kumar said […]

Footpaths of tourist hub Boulevard in dire straits

Footpaths of tourist hub Boulevard in dire straits

SRINAGAR: Even as the government is investing crores of rupees on tourism publicity, the walkway along the tourist hub of Srinagar are in dire straits. The footpath on the Boulevard road is so dilapidated even to the extent of being an eye sore. The Roads and Buildings (R&B) department has failed to complete the work […]

‘Kashmir can easily outdo most of the European countries’

‘Kashmir can easily outdo most of the European countries’

SRINAGAR: Secretary Ministry of Tourism, GoI, Yogendra Tripathi on Thursday said Kashmir is one of the most beautiful places in the world which could easily outdo most of the European countries. Tripathi arrived here on Thursday on a three-day tour to Srinagar and Gulmarg to review preparations for upcoming tourism season and also inspect infrastructural […]

Tourism dept casual labourers stage protest, demand release of pending wages

Tourism dept casual labourers stage protest, demand release of pending wages

SRINAGAR: The casual labourers of tourism department on Wednesday held a protest demonstration here demanding release of their long-pending wages. Scores of casual labourers assembled at TRC premises of the department, chanting slogans in favour of their demands. The protesters said that the department has not released their wages since July 2014. They said that […]

KCCI expresses concern over inconvenience caused to foreign tourists

KCCI expresses concern over inconvenience caused to foreign tourists

SRINAGAR: The Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) president Sheikh Ashiq Ahmad on Monday met with the Director, Airport Authority of India (AAI), Srinagar Airport and expressed concern regarding the “inconvenience” caused to foreign tourists. The director informed Sheikh Ashiq Ahmad that cognizance had already been taken of the earlier representation of the chamber […]

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