Preservation of heritage a national duty: JK CM
Filed Under: Media & Tech, World | Posted: 02/07/2012 at 5:27AM
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Inspecting the work of conservation and restoration project for Mubarak Mandi Heritage Complex here, the Chief Minister said that the State Government with Central assistance is working on various initiatives in the State to protect and restore the heritage glory of
“Private partnership in restoring, maintaining and utilizing heritage buildings and complexes is of significant role”, he added and asked the concerned department to work out roadmap for the same.
The Chief Minister said that while comprehensive project of Rs. 50 crores for the conservation and restoration of Mubarak Mandi Heritage Complex is in pipeline, the State Government is also seeking assistance of about Rs. 25 crore from Union Tourism Ministry in this regard.
The Chief Minister visited various buildings in the complex and received brief about the proposal for the restoration and utilization of these buildings.
Minister of State for Tourism, Nasir Aslam Wani who was accompanying the Chief Minister presented resume of the works completed in the complex. He also gave the details of other measures being initiated for the restoration of this heritage complex.
Commissioner Secretary Tourism, Atal Duloo told the Chief Minister that restoration of
Duloo said that the State Government has also been assured of Rs. 50 crores for restoration and upgradation of
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