English Bazaar: Maldah’s historic Gaur gets a tourism boost after state government has spent five crore rupees for its sizzling makeover by arranging a light and sound show at night. Many tourist and locals are already flocking the area to see the magic of light and sound show.
Gaur is the main tourism destination of Maldah district. Beautification work is going at Adina Mosque also. Digital light and sound is displaying the historic story of these tourist centres. Flashes of blue, orange , purple and red orchestrated with music have captured the hearts of the tourist.
Mamata had officially inaugurated the show on 15th December from stage at Gajal’s meeting. State minister Krishnendu Narayan Chowdhury said, “ Be it Delhi, Mumbai or Kolkata or foreign we can see this type of shows everywhere. I have taken this initiative while I was the tourism minister. I am extremely satisfied. Already night tours have started in Gaur. Work is going on in Adina.”
According to some tourists, they are very excited with the show. And specially children are very happy. The history of Gaur is unknown to many.