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Tourism in Jhargram gets a boost

Tourism in Jhargram gets a boost

Kolkata, Dec 15 (UNI) With winter almost here, the tourist season is also

in full swing.

In Jhargram, the Jhargram Rajbari is the focal point of tourist

attraction. The palace belonged to the Malla kings of Jhargram.

Renovation of the palace is almost complete now. A few cottages are

being set up around the palace.

The West Bengal Government has plans to set up a tourist circuit based

in Jhargram. There are plans to create a park and build an auditorium

there. The whole area is being built up to attract more tourists.

From Jhargram, tourists can visit several places like Chalkagarh, the

historic Kanak Durga Temple, Jangalmahal Zoological Park, Hatibari, Jhilli

Bird Sanctuary, Kankrajhore, Ghaghra, Khandarani Dam, etc.

The 23-hectare zoo is another of the prime attractions. Several animals

and birds are house there like fishing cat (state animal of Bengal), various

species of monkeys, deer, emu (emus are very popular there), etc.

Seeing the tourist potential of the spot, the Trinamool Congress

Government had increased the area of the zoological park from 14 to

23 hectares.

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