The Tourism Department has allocated Rs.4.66 crore for various projects in the district, District Tourism Promotion Council has said. A sum of Rs.57 lakh will be given to the Food Craft Institute at Uduma; Rs.21 lakh for purchasing furniture for the Ranipuram hill resort; Rs.138 lakh for renovating South Beach Park at Bekal; Rs.1.50 crore for constructing a cultural centre at Thachangad; and Rs.1 crore for renovating drinking water facilities of the Bekal Resorts Development Corporation.

– Staff Reporter