Here is exciting news for Varanasi visitors who are planning their trip to this holy place this summer. Recently Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has launched environment friendly E-Boats at Assi Ghat in the city and interacted with boatmen. He also took a ride on e-boat and shared the experience. Modi also said that e-boat will contribute in controlling the pollution and will be a better experience for visitors. This will definitely be beneficial to the boatmen as the boat will cost less fuel and will save lot for them. He also suggested that boatman should make their saving for the better future of the new generation and provide them better opportunities.
Prime Minister further added that he is bound to introduce several such beneficial schemes for the betterment of his citizens and will provide them an opportunity to battle with poverty. Further, to add beauty to the experience of everyone, Modi also distributed e-rickshaws to beneficiaries in DLW Grounds in Varanasi. He also visited Gyan Pravah: Centre for Cultural Studies and Research and emphasized on promoting Indian cultural heritage. Therefore, overall emphasis is on promoting Varanasi as the perfect place for tourists to visit.