Shimla: Director Tourism, Himachal Pradesh, Dr. Arun Sharma today requested the Commissioner, Shimla Municipal Corporation, AN Sharma to improve the condition of the city roads under it’s jurisdiction and to make adequate drinking water arrangements in the city before the summer tourist season commences in the city.
The Director Tourism also requested the MC Shimla to install two laser lights and eight high-mast lights in Shimla. He said that the tourism department has sanctioned a sum of Rs.53 lacs for the installation of these lights.
The eight high mast lights would be installed at Victory Tunnel, Bus Stand, near lift, Lakkar Bazaar Bus Stand, Tutikandi Bye-Pass, New Shimla, SDA Complex Kasumpati and Chotta Shmla. This would cost 40 lakh rupees. Two laser lights would be installed at New Shimla and near Doordarshan Kendra in Chaura Maidan at a cost of Rs.13 lacs.