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Jora promises top facilities at Patnitop, Sanasar

PDA executing works worth Rs 7.44 cr 
Reiterating his commitment to create facilities of international standards at Patnitop and Sanasar, Minister for Tourism and Culture Mr. Nawang Rigzin Jora has asked the concerned authorities to take follow up measures so that tourist flow to these scenic spots is increased. The Minister said this during his visit to Patnitop and Sanasar today. 
Mr. Jora inspected various ongoing developmental works being carried out by Patnitop Development Authority (PDA) at these spots. He was was briefed that works to the tune of Rs 7.44 crore have been taken up under PDA and so far Rs 5.55 crore have been expended.
The Minister was informed that Rs 3.86 crore have been utilized on development of parks, public conveniences, segregating of forest area, construction of footpaths and redevelopment of 9-hole golf course at Sanasar. He instructed the authorities to undertake necessary repairs of tourist huts, walkways and shelter-sheds. He also ordered construction of …