Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat on Sunday mentioned further 50 automobiles will likely be registered for the following tourism season at Corbett Tiger Reserve and these will likely be pushed by girls.
At a programme held to mark World Forestry Day in Nainital’s Ramnagar, Mr Rawat mentioned the federal government will even present vital monetary help to the ladies drivers to buy a “Gypsy” underneath the Veer Chandra Singh Garhwali Scheme.
In line with a launch, the Chief Minister mentioned a light-weight and sound present apart from an amphitheatre will likely be even be began.
He mentioned the under-construction wildlife rescue centre on the Dhela Vary of the tiger reserve will likely be opened to vacationers.
Forest minister Dr Hark Singh Rawat mentioned the state authorities underneath an initiative made girls “nature guides”.
He mentioned every lady “nature information” is incomes Rs 25,000 monthly now. In future, they are going to be imparted free coaching, he mentioned.
Forest officers mentioned within the present tourism season, 73 “nature guides”, together with eight girls, had been chosen and supplied 15 days of coaching.
Forest officers mentioned that since February this 12 months, about 1.65 lakh vacationers have visited the Corbett Tiger Reserve, leading to a income of round Rs 7.25 crore.