Andhra Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC) is putting all efforts to develop various tourism circuits in East Godavari district, which is having abundant resources in this regard.
In addition to the existing tourism projects, the union government’s ‘Swadesi Darsan Project’ (SDP) strengthens the hands of APTDC in its efforts, which was aimed to provide basic infrastructure relating to the tourism sector. Under this project, an amount of Rs 35 crore was spent as against of Rs 68 crore that was sanctioned. APTDC is trying to complete the works by the end of September.
According to Akhanda Godavari Project (AGP) special officer R Bhima Sankaram, Hope Island, Kakinada; Corangi, Kotipalli, Adurru, S Yanam, Pasarlapudi and Appanapalli areas were selected under SDP.
As part of it, multiplex convention centres, three-star hotels and amusement park will come up by the Kakinada beach. Various categories of seating arrangements are being designed in Hope Island, Corangi sanctuary, mangroves areas, along with boating facility in the streams of river Godavari.
Source – The Hans India