Tourism dept to run musical fountain in three shifts every evening
April 13: Department of tourism on Saturday decided to run Musical Fountain and
Laser Show in Dal Lake three times each evening, owing to the overwhelming
response from the people.
In a press
release issued here, Secretary Tourism Rigzin Samphel said they were encouraged
by the huge response from the locals that the department decided to run the
show in three shifts 15 minutes duration each from 7 pm every day.
that the facility has been commissioned to make the city life lively and
provide entertainment to the locals and to the tourists.
the department of tourism started the free trial of the laser show on April 10
at 7 pm which attracted a large number of people.
department has got a huge response from the people and tourists compelling the
department to announce third shift from today (Saturday).
to the show has been kept free for 15 days through Cheshma Shahi gate.
show which came up at the cost of Rs 6 crores was sanctioned by the Ministry of
Tourism GoI under Prime Minister’s Developmental Programme (PMDP) Swadesh
Darshan Scheme to boost tourism.