7 Companies Given LoI for 14 monuments Under ‘Adopt a Heritage Scheme’

Seven shortlisted companies were given ‘Letters of Intent’ for fourteen monuments under ‘Adopt a Heritage Scheme’ of Ministry of Tourism at the closing ceremony of ‘Paryatan Parv’ at Rajpath Lawns, New Delhi.

These companies will be the future ‘Monument Mitras’ who would associate pride with their CSR activities. 

1. SBI Foundation shortlisted for the adoption of –
  • Jantar Mantar, Delhi.

2. TK International Limited shortlisted for the adoption of –

  • Sun Temple, Konark
  • Raja Rani Temple, Bhubaneshwar
  • Ratnagiri Monuments, Jajpur, Odisha

3. Yatra Online Pvt. Limited shortlisted for the adoption of:

  • Hampi, Karnataka
  • Leh Palace, Jammu & Kashmir
  • Qutub Minar, Delhi
  • Ajanta Caves, Maharashtra

4. Travel Corporation of India Ltd. shortlisted for the adoption of:

  • Mattancherry Palace Museum, Kochi
  • Safdarjung Tomb, Delhi

5. Adventure Tour Operator Association of India shortlisted for the adoption of :

  • Gangotri Temple Area and Trail to Gaumukh
  • Mt. StokKangri, Laddakh, Jammu and Kashmir

6. Special Holidays Travel Pvt. Ltd. (With) Rotary Club of Delhi shortlisted for the adoption of:

  • Agrasen ki Baoli, Delhi

7. NBCC shortlisted for the adoption of:

  • Purana Quila, Delhi.



Important Takeaways from Above News for IBPS PO Mains Exam-

  • The ‘Adopt a Heritage Scheme’ of Ministry of Tourism was launched on World Tourism Day i.e. 27th September, 2017 by the President of India.
Source- Press Information Bureau (PIB)