The secretary also directed the GMVN officials for the upcoming International Yoga Festival to be held in Rishikesh. They have also been asked to ensure separate counters this time for astrology and massage in the festival.
This road is expected to shorten the distance between these two cities and bring it down to just 180 kilometers. This will shorten the travel time to just two and a half hours.
Almost 5000 honeymoon booking has been done, as per local news reports. Destinations receiving maximum footfall are Manali, Shimla, Dharamshala and Kasauli.
Construction work on Zojila tunnel was started in October this year and design and planning of the hill station will be finalized with a Swiss architect.
The MeT department has also predicted thick snow cover and cold waves in the lower hilly areas from December 29 to 31 which might affect the seasonal crops of the farmers.
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The closure process of the Badrinath temple started with Panchak Puja. Following this the idol of the lord Badrinath will be taken in a sacred palanquin to Joshimath where it will be placed in temple for the winter break.
The Chief minister of Uttarakhand during the opening ceremony said that it is going to be an epicenter for the tourists in the state.
Besides Har ki Paudi to Chandi Devi Temple, the government is planning another ropeway to connect Rishikesh and Neelkanth Shiva Temple.