Sambhar town should be developed as tourist spot: Chidambaram

"I am told that Sambhar is a beautiful place and a beautiful lake so I suggested the CM that we must develop touristic places around the lake," Chidambaram said.

He was speaking at a function here to mark the golden jubilee of State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur (SBBJ) and the inauguration of the 1,000th branch of the bank which is located in Sambhar town.

"The SBBJ and will support the government... Let us make the place a great tourist attraction," the minister said.

Chidambaram inaugurated the branch by remote conferencing.

Known as the country's largest inland salt lake, Sambhar lies near Jaipur-Ajmer highway. It produces 1,96,000 tonnes of clear salt every year. Besides, the wetland is also a key wintering place for a large number of flamingos and other birds that migrate from northern Asia.

  

image
Business Standard
177 22
Business Standard

Sambhar town should be developed as tourist spot: Chidambaram

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

"I am told that Sambhar is a beautiful place and a beautiful lake so I suggested the CM that we must develop touristic places around the lake," Chidambaram said.

He was speaking at a function here to mark the golden jubilee of State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur (SBBJ) and the inauguration of the 1,000th branch of the bank which is located in Sambhar town.

"The SBBJ and will support the government... Let us make the place a great tourist attraction," the minister said.

Chidambaram inaugurated the branch by remote conferencing.

Known as the country's largest inland salt lake, Sambhar lies near Jaipur-Ajmer highway. It produces 1,96,000 tonnes of clear salt every year. Besides, the wetland is also a key wintering place for a large number of flamingos and other birds that migrate from northern Asia.

  

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Sambhar town should be developed as tourist spot: Chidambaram

Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram has asked Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot to develop Sambhar town, popularly known as the salt lake city, as a tourist spot.

"I am told that Sambhar is a beautiful place and a beautiful lake so I suggested the CM that we must develop touristic places around the lake," Chidambaram said.

He was speaking at a function here to mark the golden jubilee of State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur (SBBJ) and the inauguration of the 1,000th branch of the bank which is located in Sambhar town.

"The SBBJ and will support the government... Let us make the place a great tourist attraction," the minister said.

Chidambaram inaugurated the branch by remote conferencing.

Known as the country's largest inland salt lake, Sambhar lies near Jaipur-Ajmer highway. It produces 1,96,000 tonnes of clear salt every year. Besides, the wetland is also a key wintering place for a large number of flamingos and other birds that migrate from northern Asia.

  
image
Business Standard
177 22

Upgrade To Premium Services

Welcome User

Business Standard is happy to inform you of the launch of "Business Standard Premium Services"

As a premium subscriber you get an across device unfettered access to a range of services which include:

  • Access Exclusive content - articles, features & opinion pieces
  • Weekly Industry/Genre specific newsletters - Choose multiple industries/genres
  • Access to 17 plus years of content archives
  • Set Stock price alerts for your portfolio and watch list and get them delivered to your e-mail box
  • End of day news alerts on 5 companies (via email)
  • NEW: Get seamless access to WSJ.com at a great price. No additional sign-up required.
 

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard