Srinagar- Tourists are visiting Kachri Mohalla at Dal Lake which has been developed as a floating village by the authorities.
The first time tourists visited the village was on 6th June and they continue to visit the place. Kachri Mohalla was developed as a Model village by the government and it has the facility of Home Stay and other facilities.
Indian Army has lended support to the government venture with support from other government departments.
Experts say this step is a revolutionary step and will result in the influx of tourism in the Kashmir Valley.
Government of Jammu and Kashmir has decided to undertake 5 more hamlets for developing as Model Village.
Tourism players are overwhelmed by the heartwarming welcome, Culture and traditions reflecting Kashmiriyat.
The location is away from congestion and overcrowding which leads to a peaceful, natural, serene and homely stay.
“This would be a major boost to the tourism industry, employment generation in the state” authorities say.
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