Srinagar: On the instructions of Director, Tourism, Kashmir, Dr. G N Itoo, Tourism Department conducted a sanitation and cleanliness drive at tourist destination Yousmarg, Budgam wednesday.
Around 100 Service providers and stakeholders of different kinds collaborated with the Department in the cleanliness drive. The drive was undertaken along the main meadow of Yousmarg, banks of Doodhganga and other surrounding areas.
Besides the employees of the Tourism Department, officials from Yousmarg Development Authority also participated in the drive.
The drive has been part of the Tourism Department’s efforts to keep all tourist destinations clean and ensure that natural resources like water bodies, meadows and forest fauna are not damaged or disturbed.
This year, the Department ensured that periodic and timely sanitation drives are carried at all the destinations across Kashmir to maintain and for upkeep of local ecosystems.