Special Correspondent

Udhagamandalam: The Queen of Hills occupies a special place among the tourists, across the

globe, said the Governor Surjit Singh Barnala in his message to the 114th Annual Floral Carnival which opened at the Government Botanical Garden here on Friday.

As per the original programme the Governor was to inaugurate the show.

He added, the eternal beauty of the Blue Mountains, the beautiful flowers and the wonderful climate are a class by themselves.

Such shows would instil in the people the spirit of growing trees, laying of gardens, preserving nature and enhancing the beauty of the environment.