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Over Rs 84 Crore To Develop J&K's Religious Monuments, Temples: BJP


Jammu:

A senior BJP leader on Saturday said the Centre is spending over Rs 84 crore for development of Sudh Mahadev and Mantalai -- ancient religious monuments and temples in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.

BJP national vice-president and incharge of J&K Avinash Rai Khanna said the Union tourism ministry under the Swadesh Darshan Scheme has sanctioned the "Integrated Development of Tourist facilities at Mantalai-Sudh Mahadev-Patnitop under Himalyan Circuit."

Sudh Mahadev, located 112 km from Jammu, houses a Shiva temple which is believed to be nearly 3,000 years old, having a black marble idol of Lord Shiva and Goddess ...


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