Kashmir gets its dream Makhdoom Sahib (RA) shrine ropeway

Tue Dec 24 2013, 16:27 hrs
Twenty-five years after the authorities conceived the Kashmir Valley’s first ropeway and created JKCCC to boost tourism, the State got its second tourist-carrier. Seen in the picture is a ropeway ferrying people to the shrine of Makhdoom Sahib (RA) FE Photo: Shuaib Masoodi
Twenty-five years after the authorities conceived the Kashmir Valley’s first ropeway and created JKCCC to boost tourism, the State got its second tourist-carrier. Seen in the picture is a ropeway ferrying people to the shrine of Makhdoom Sahib (RA) FE Photo: Shuaib Masoodi
Ghulam Ahmad Mir said the ropeway would go a long way in promoting the tourism related activities in the area besides providing an alternative means of transportation to the old and disabled people who come to pay obeisance at the revered shrine of Makhdoom Sahib (R.A). FE Photo: Shuaib Masoodi
Ghulam Ahmad Mir said the ropeway would go a long way in promoting the tourism related activities in the area besides providing an alternative means of transportation to the old and disabled people who come to pay obeisance at the revered shrine of Makhdoom Sahib (R.A). FE Photo: Shuaib Masoodi
Kashmir Ropeway was jointly inaugurated by Rural Development Minister Ali Mohammad Sagar and Tourism Minister Ghulam Ahmad Mir. The ropeway has been constructed by JKCCC at a cost of Rs. 6.5 crore. FE Photo: Shuaib Masoodi
Kashmir Ropeway was jointly inaugurated by Rural Development Minister Ali Mohammad Sagar and Tourism Minister Ghulam Ahmad Mir. The ropeway has been constructed by JKCCC at a cost of Rs. 6.5 crore. FE Photo: Shuaib Masoodi
Ghulam Ahmad Mir said that the government has already undertaken the project of developing the area under the Naagar Nagar project so that a full tourist circuit is created in the area. FE Photo: Shuaib Masoodi
Ghulam Ahmad Mir said that the government has already undertaken the project of developing the area under the Naagar Nagar project so that a full tourist circuit is created in the area. FE Photo: Shuaib Masoodi