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Jammu and Kashmir village gets International Yoga Centre Jammu and Kashmir
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Jammu and Kashmir village gets International Yoga Centre

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 02 Dec 2022, 04:58 pm

Jammu and Kashmir's  Udhampur region is grabbing headlines these days as the country's  biggest Yoga Centre has been constructed in the village of Mantalai, media reports said on Friday.

The village, which is located on the Himalayas in the sal forests’ lap, the village, which has a peripheral view of both the plains as well as hills, which will serve the International Yoga Centre at the banks of the Tawi river, reports ANI.

As the Tourism Ministry in the Government of India has sanctioned Rs 9,782 crore for this, the International Yoga Centre has been given a modern outlook with swimming pools, business convention centres, helipads, spas, cafeteria and dining halls, cottage-designed eco-lodge huts with solarium, gymnasium auditoriums, battery operated cars, meditation enclaves and a lot more. Notably, 90 per cent of the Centre’s construction has already been completed so far, the Indian news agency reported.

As many as Rs 52 crore have also been nominated for the infrastructural and other development of the Katra-Vaishno Devi under the scheme of the Pilgrimage Rejuvenation And Spiritual, Heritage Augmentation Drive (PRASHAD).