Jammu: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha Monday said that the J&K government was dedicated to exploring the full potential of J&K’s pilgrimage tourism by developing various religious tourist circuits across J&K.
An official spokesman in a statement issued here said that Sinha was interacting with members of a delegation of Pracheen Bhairav Mandir Trust led by Chandan Datta comprising Mahant Romil Sharma and others.
He said that the delegation called on the LG at Raj Bhavan here and put forth their demand of bringing Sri Kaal Bhairav Mandir, a religious and heritage site situated at Chowk Chabutra, Jammu, on the pilgrimage tourist map and developing tourist facilities there.
The spokesman said that the LG assured them of early redress of their demands on merit.
He said that earlier, interacting with the delegations of All-Party Development Committee (APDC) from Reasi and Yuva Rajput Sabha, the LG after listening to the issues and demands of the delegations assured them of appropriate action on merit.
The spokesman said that the APDC delegation led by its president Sukh Dev Sharma apprised the LG of various developmental issues of district Reasi including the development of Sula Park, sanction of Gandola from Sula to Bhimgarh Fort Reasi, fixing the rates of sand and minor minerals, and proper functioning of M C Hospital.
He said that a delegation of Yuva Rajput Sabha led by its president Rajan Singh put forth before the LG the demand of declaring a holiday on the birthday of Maharaja Hari Singh for honoring the decisions and reforms brought by him during the Dogra rule.