Jalpaiguri: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is currently visiting the Hills. She reached Darjeeling on Monday. Mamata Banerjee will also hold a high level review meeting with Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) officials. Tourism will be getting a major facelift in the Hills and new tourism projects will be discussed in the review meeting.
The Chief Minister will lay the foundation stone of Greenfield University on September 5 at a government programme to be held at Darjeeling Chowrasta.
The GTA has also requested her to lay the foundation stone of a Chowrasta Beautification project. The Chowrasta Beautification project, pegged at Rs 12 crore, will be completed in two phases.
It will include restrooms for senior citizens, children’s park and shops. The part of the road below the Mahakal Temple that has been affected by landslide, will also be repaired.