If you are an Adventure enthusiast then its time for you to get ready for the Winter games that are to be held around February in Uttarakhand’s famous hill station Auli. The Uttarakhand government has recently announced to open a brand new skiing school to host the annual event as well as to give training. The development can bring fortunes for the locals as it will not just give platform to local talent but will also create employment opportunities for a lot of people.
As per the local news reports, the tourism secretary of the state recently conducted a meeting with the officials of Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam (GMVN) in connection to the upcoming winter games. Post the meeting, the secretary announced the opening of the ski center. While speaking to media, he said that all necessary arrangements like electricity, water, health and security will be ensured in order to successfully host the event.
The official added that the all the equipments required to organise adventure sports will be made available. And special arrangements of a walking path, a ropeway and chair lift will be made for tourists on the route from Joshimath to Auli road.
The news has created a lot of buzz in the locals according to which a huge footfall of tourists is expected next month for the event. The officials have been asked to create a Destination Development Committee consisting of local natives, Municipality officials and Hotel association members who will be asked to give suggestions as well as report on the ongoing preparations for the event.
Meanwhile, the secretary also directed the GMVN officials for the upcoming International Yoga Festival to be held in Rishikesh. The officials have been asked to closely monitor the implementation of Covid guidelines to avoid outbreak. They have also been asked to ensure separate counters this time for astrology and massage in the festival.
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