Project News Detail

Project No :178301
Project Title :Border Tourism Project In Gujarat
Company Name : Government Of Gujarat
Project Detail :The Gujarat government is mulling to invest additional Rs 39 crore to develop infrastructure for state's "Seema Darshan" or border tourism project at Nadabet near Suigam in Banaskantha district

Chief Minister Vijay Rupani gave in-principal approval for the project, following which a proposal will be sent to Union ministries of Home and Tourism for financial assistance, a government release stated

The border tourism project is being developed on the pattern of Wagah Border, it said

Vijay Rupani today gave in-principle approval for developing more infrastructure facilities from T-Junction to Zero Point at Nadabet near Suigam to instill patriotism through a unique initiative for border tourism," the release stated

The approval was given at a review meeting held in Gandhinagar, which entails development of an exhibition hall and a parade ground with an amphitheatre for 5,000 people, it said

The development will be done under phase-2 of the project, as per the release

It said an investment of Rs 22 crore was made into the phase-1 of the project that was launched on December 24, 2016

Nearly 1 lakh tourists have already participated in watching the border at Seema Darshan in an atmosphere surcharged with excitement," the release said

A tourist can watch the border where the Gujarat's sea coast meets the landmass. The project seeks to demonstrate how the Border Security Force (BSF) protects the border as round-the-clock sentinels

The project will encourage local economic activity in the Rann of Kutchh region and in adjoining flamingo and wild ass sanctuaries

Project Location : Banaskantha - Gujarat - India
Project Industry :Civil Works
Project Estimation :INR 39 Cr / INR 390 Mn
Status :Announced