Devotees can go to Parasnath hill from Madhuban either by
walking or on palanquin: CM
Ranchi, Aug 10 (PTI) Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar
Das today said tourists and devotees can go to Parasnath hill
in Giridih either by walking or on palanquin from Madhuban, an
official release said.
"Motorcycle and other vehicles will remain prohibited.
Old and Divyang may get permission to use district
administrations vehicles in extreme situation. Apply this
with immediate effect," the release said quoting the chief
Das said this while reviewing restoration of Water
Temple situated at Parashnath mountain and overall development
of tourism at the state secretariat here.
Parasnath hills are a range of hills located in
Giridih district. It is one of the most important pilgrimage
centre for Jains. They call it Sammed Sikhar. The hill is
named after Parasnath, the 23rd Tirthankara.
To promote and preserve tribal culture, Mangraburu
Temple will also be developed according to tourism plan, he
said.(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)