Chandigarh, June 28-Haryana Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal said that besides Kurukshetra, Adibadri falling in Yamunanagar district has been included in the Krishna Circuit.
The Chief Minister was addressing the people after reviewing the Saraswati River revival project at village Muglawali of Yamunanagar district today.
The Chief Minister said that in next two-three years, with the support of central government, this district would become world popular for its religious, cultural, spiritual importance in tourism sector. He said that the entire world is curious to know about the history of Saraswati River. Although today, all cities and villages are settled around roads but in ancient times all civilizations used to settle around the river banks. He said that the sacred scriptures, culture and life philosophies of this nation have been created on the banks of Saraswati River. Though Saraswati River has disappeared from the surface but this River is still flowing today beneath the surface. Even today the glimpse of the flow of this River could be seen in the satellite images. He said that Saraswati River originates from Adibadri and flows to Rajasthan to Gujarat and finally flown in into Indus River.
He said that Saraswati Heritage Board has been constituted and the digging work of the River has already been initiated. He directed the district Commissioner to increase the pace of digging work of the River. He said that no shortage of funds would be allowed for the purpose of digging.
The Chief Minister announced to build dam on Som River besides a bridge. He said that this Sirmour district of Haryana would be developed on religious, cultural and spiritual areas by making use of all resources. He said that after developing this area, the wish of people from country and abroad for tourism could be fulfilled. With the growth of tourism potential and inflow of more tourists the youth of this area would get more employment opportunities and would lead to economic growth. He said that Adibadri touches Himachal Pradesh, in order to strengthen the link between two, a project to build bridge on Som River have been approved besides approval to project of 21 feet broad double road from Bilaspur to Adibadri. He said that after the implementation of both these projects, more tourists are expected from Himachal Pradesh.The Union Minister of State for Tourism and Culture, Dr Mahesh Sharma said that the Central Government has announced to include Kurukshetra in Krishna circuit along with Adibadri. The beautification of area would be done with the construction of roads and airports.
On the occasion, the Haryana Education Minister, Mr Ram Bilas Sharma said that with the development of Saraswati River, the tourism potential would increase in Haryana.