Bhopal:Thursday, March 4 : A ship will be installed at the Upper Lake with the cooperation of Indian Navy with a view to attracting tourists. This information was given by Urban Administration and Development Minister Shri Babulal Gaur during inspection of area near the lake here today. He informed that during his recent visit, Naval Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma has assured to provide a small ship in view of Upper Lake’s importance.
Shri Gaur instructed advisor to MP State Tourism Development Corporation Naval Commander (retired) Rajendra Nigam to make arrangement for bringing the ship to Bhopal. He also instructed that the process of developing a natural aquarium in the Upper Lake should also be started at the earliest on the lines of Boston, Main Island in Australia and Singapore. He informed that after beautification of the Upper Lake, the work of beautifying the lake situated at Sagar will be taken up. Later, the lakes at other cities like Chhatarpur, Panna etc will also be beautified.
Those also present on the occasion included Bhopal Mayor Smt. Krishna Gaur, BMC commissioner Shri Manish Singh and officers of MP Tourism Development Corporation, Fisheries and other departments were also present.