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Development of Coastal Areas as Beach Corridor

New Delhi: April 10,2017

For Integrated Development of Theme-Based Tourist Circuits in the country, the Ministry of Tourism has launched Swadesh Darshan Scheme in 2014-15. Under the scheme, thirteen thematic circuits have been identified for development including Coastal Circuit.

 

The State/UT-wise details of the projects sanctioned under the Coastal circuit theme of Swadesh Darshan Scheme including Andhra Pradesh is as under:

 

(Rs. in crore)

Sl. No.

State/UT

Name of the Project/Year of Sanction

Amount Sanctioned

1.

Andhra Pradesh

Development of Coastal Circuit: Kakinada Beach Front- Hope Island- Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary- Vodalarevu- Adurru- Syanam- Chirra Yanam- Kotipally (2014-15)

69.83

2.

Andhra Pradesh

Development of Coastal Circuit: Pulicat Lake- Ubbalamadugu Water Falls- Nelapattu Bird Sanctuary- Nellore Tank/Lake- Kotha Koduru Beach- Mypadu Beach- Ramatheertham Temple & Beach- Iskapally Beach-  in Sri Potti Sriramalu Nellore under Swadesh Darshan Scheme in Andhra Pradesh. (2015-16)

60.38

3.

Puducherry

Development of Union Territory of Puducherry as Tourist Circuit under Swadesh Darshan Scheme. (2015-16)

85.28

4.

West Bengal

Development of Beach Circuit – Udaipur - Digha – Shankarpur – Tajpur – Mandarmani – Fraserganj – Bakkhlai -Henry Island in West Bengal. (2015-16)

85.39

5.

Maharashtra

Development of Sindhudurg Coastal Circuit in Maharashtra under Swadesh Darshan Scheme. (2015-16) 

82.17

6.

Goa

Development of Coastal Circuit (Sinquerim-Baga, Anjuna-Vagator, Morjim-Keri, Aguada Fort and Aguada Jail) in Goa. (2016-17)

99.99

 

7.

Karnataka

Development of Coastal Circuit in Dakshin Kannada Dist, Uttar Kannada Dist & Udupi Dist in Karnataka.

(2016-17)

95.67

8.

Odisha

Development of Gopalpur, Barkul, Satapada and Tampara as Coastal circuit in Odisha. (2016-17)

76.49

 

9.

Andaman & Nicobar

Islands

Development of Coastal Circuit (Long Island-Ross Smith Island- Neil Island- Havelock Island- Baratang Island-Port Blair ) in Andaman & Nicobar under Coastal thematic circuit of Swadesh Darshan Scheme. (2016-17)

42.19

10.

Tamil Nadu

Development of Coastal Circuit (Chennai- Mamamallapuram – Rameshwaram – Manpadu – Kanyakumari) in Tamil Nadu under Swadesh Darshan Scheme.

(2016-17)

99.92

The work under the above projects is going on.

 

This information was given by Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State for Tourism and Culture (Independent Charge) in a written reply in Lok Sabha today.

 

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