Traditional Art Appan at all the offices of State Government
dehradun Placing paintings of Traditional Art Appan at all the offices of State Government will be compulsorily. While reviewing the progress of Tourist Department at Bijapur Guest House Chief Minister Harish Rawat instructed to implement above major step. CM asked to ensure employment generation and profit earning through the investment in tourism sector. Concerned officials were asked to prepare follow up plan for Tehri and Jageshwar Festival soon. Various tourism facilities near helipads and air routes being constructed on different places should be developed. Big tourist spots of Uttarakhand should be developed as selling centers of local products of Uttarakhand. Chief Minister Shri Rawat imparted that Government had heavy invested to develop tourism sector in Jageshwar, Auli and Kedarnath. Hence, a well founded plan must be prepare to create employment opportunities for locals along with ensuring income from the investment. Chardham Yatra returned to normalcy now. Tourism sector should focus on new tourist places and other dimensions now apart from the Chardham, Mussoorie and Nainital. Experts should be attached to Rafting, Bugyal and winter seasoned tourism. Around Rs 100 Cr have been invested in Tehri, but State should also get return. A plan should be drafted in two part there. One for Tehri and another of Chinyalisaur. Chinyalisaur plan should be connected with Chardham.
Chief Minister Shri Rawat directed to ensure cleanness arrangements at Jageshwar, work on “ Dhyan Vriksh” ( Meditation Tree) concept under the Eco-Tourism aspect with the assistance of Forest Department in the forest of Devdaars, develop the series of small check dams. Chief Minister asked to prepare a coffee table book on undiscovered, unseen Himaliya and an activity calendar on the various folk fairs and festivals of Uttarakhand. He asked to prepare a scheme to grant intensive to conserve the buildings made in traditional style at Jageshwar. A Scheme should be prepared with different concept on Munsiyari-Dharchula. Kathgodam to Kherna Road will be named after Neem Karoali Baba while Kherna to Almora Road will be named after Swami Vivekanand.