Tourism Minister Shri Tukojirao Puar has said that in view of immense tourism potential in Burhanpur district, it will be developed as World Heritage. He said that for this, a special destination package will be prepared and sent to the Union Government. Shri Puar was laying foundation stone of a tourist facility road at Asirgarh in Burhanpur district on Friday.
State Tourism Development Corporation Chairman Shri Mohan Yadav said that tourism facilities will be expanded in Burhanpur district with the construction of Asirgarh tourist road. The tourists will also be able to visit famous Asirgarh fort. Shri Yadav announced to name this road after Shrimant Krishna Raoji Puar.
Shri Puar said that the State Government will soon initiate steps towards development of tourist places in Burhanpur establishing coordination with the Union Government. The Tourism Minister asked the collector to chalk out a plan for all-round development of tourist places in the district.
MLA Shri Rajendra Dadu and former MP Shri Nandkumar Singh Chauhan also spoke on the occasion.
Zila Panchayat Chairperson Smt. Gaurabai Darbar, Nepanagar Municipality Chairman Shri Madhu Singh Chauhan, a number of people’s representatives and officers were present on the occasion.