Prime Minister of India inaugurated Tourist Facilitation Centre and operation of Cruise Boat from Assi Ghat to RajGhat under the PRASHAD Scheme.
About Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual, Heritage Augmentation Drive (PRASHAD)
The ‘National Mission on Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual, Heritage Augmentation Drive’ (PRASHAD) is a Central Sector Scheme fully financed by the Government of India launched by the Ministry of Tourism in the year 2014-15 with the objective of integrated development of identified pilgrimage and heritage destinations. The scheme aimed at infrastructure development such as entry points (Road, Rail and Water Transport), last mile connectivity, basic tourism facilities like ATM/ Money, parking, drinking water, toilets, internet connectivity etc.
Sources : PIB