Updated: May 16, 2021 00:11 IST
Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], May 16 (ANI): For promoting tourism in Anantnag district of South Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir administration has begun constructing infrastructure under Prime Minister Development Project at a cost of Rs 3.5 crore.
The authorities have begun the construction of new huts, cafeterias, resorts and tourist facilitation centres. The construction work is being executed by Kokernag Development Authority.
A proposal of a tunnel has been submitted which will give Kokernag round-the-year connectivity, informed Anantnag Deputy Commissioner Dr Piyush Singla.
Speaking to ANI, the deputy commissioner also highlighted the plan to hold to a “tourist festival” soon, in order to attract people to visit Kokernag.
“Kokernag is a very beautiful area. Many assests are being created here by the Kokernag Development…