Advisor Baseer Khan reviews status of Bahu Fort-Maha Maya Ropeway Project

Advisor to Lieutenant Governor Baseer Ahmad Khan Wednesday reviewed the status of Bahu Fort to Maha Maya Ropeway Project at Civil Secretariat Jammu.

Commissioner Secretary Floriculture, Parks and Garden; Director, Tourism  Jammu; Director Floriculture  Jammu; Managing Director, J&K Cable Car Corporation were present in the meeting where as Divisional Commissioner Jammu SanjeevVerma attended the meeting via video conferencing.

Threadbare discussion was held on various issues related to construction of restaurant, dedicated Hall for Children, Covered Walkway, Selfie point, Art and Murals, overall beautification of area.

The Advisor directed the officers to create additional facilities for public at Maha-Maya with the provision for a dedicated hall for children with gaming and amusement facilities.

The Divisional Commissioner, Jammu apprised the Advisor that suitable land has been identified for the Hall at Maha-Maya. The Advisor asked him to finalise the modalities and begin the process of tendering within three days.

Baseer Khan also asked the concerned officers to construct a covered walkway at entry and exit points. He directed the MD to ensure that the design is ready within one week time.

The Advisor was apprised that two spots have been identified for selfie point. The Advisor emphasised for safety aspects and said that the identified points should be feasible in all respects in the matter of safety standard.

The Advisor also instructed MD, CCCL that all the walls should be painted in such a way that it reflects the cultural ethos of the UT of J&K and gels with the local art and culture.