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China's new world heritage site limits visitors

IANS  |  Beijing 

Mount Fanjingshan, China's latest entry on the World Heritage List, has been asked to limit visitors in an effort to protect the site.

According to a plan by the provincial government, the mountain has been limited to not more than 23,480 visitors per day, reports

Logging, quarrying and construction projects, other than for the purpose of environmental protection, are also banned in the region.

Covering a total area of 70 sq km, including 12.25 sq km of resort areas, was included in the list earlier in July at the meeting in

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First Published: Sat, July 14 2018. 13:54 IST
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