Swadesh Darshan Scheme first Project:UPSC IAS Exam
The Chief Minister of Meghalaya, Shri. Conrad K Sangma, inaugurated the project “Development of North East Circuit: Umiam (Lake View) – U Lum Sohpetbneng- Mawdiangdiang – Orchid Lake Resort” implemented under Swadesh Darshan Scheme.
- This is the first Swadesh Darshan project of Union Tourism Ministry in the state of Meghalaya.
- These tourist circuits will be developed on principles of high tourist value, competitiveness and sustainability in an integrated manner.
- The project “Development of North East Circuit: Umiam (Lake View) – U Lum Sohpetbneng- Mawdiangdiang – Orchid Lake Resort” was sanctioned by the Ministry of Tourism.
- Under this project, the Ministry has developed facilities like Traditional Healing Centre, Tribal Rejuvenation Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Multipurpose Hall, Log Huts, Cafeteria, Sound and Light show, Souvenir Shops, Solid Waste Management etc.