15 Jan,Pokhara: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Krishna Bahadur Mahara, has said that the tourism development would contribute in a big way to national development.
While inspecting the under-construction Lord Shiva Statue premises here at Pumdikot today, DPM Mahara said that the Pumdikot had the religious and historical significance. He added that the government would support the construction of such religious heritages.
Finance Minister Mahara further stressed on creating employment by constructing additional touristic routes in the areas. A beautiful garden and yoga centre also would be constructed at the premises, it is learnt. The estimated cost for the construction of these facilities is over Rs 210 million. RSS