The state tourist division and also the Indian Port Rail and also Ropeway Firm Limited (IPRCL) on Friday authorized a memorandum of recognizing to construct a funicular train or ropeway at Shri Ekvira Devi Holy Place at Karla near Lonavala and also a ropeway at Rajgad ft in Pune.
Ekvira Devi is admired by the Thackeray family members.
The Maharashtra Co-operative Growth Firm Limited will certainly help with enrollments under the agri-tourism plan. The tasks will certainly show up on Build Operate Transfer version.
Dr Dhananjay Sawalkar, Supervisor of Directorate of Tourist, stated, “Being a prominent expedition area and also having neighboring vacationer destinations like Karla caverns, Ekvira Devi holy place witnesses 7 to 8 lakh travelers yearly. Likewise, Rajgad ft has historic value and also is a prominent travelling location. With the ropeways, the spiritual areas will certainly be conveniently available for travelers and also will certainly lead to advertising tourist.”
Anil Kumar Gupta, Supervisor of IPRCL, stated, “A ropeway task needs extremely much less land purchase, is economical and also green. It will most definitely be advantageous for the tourist market in Maharashtra.”