Varanasi

  • ‘Sur Sarita-Symphony of Ganga’ Organised by Ministry of Culture in Varanasi

    The Ministry of Culture has organized a grand curtain raiser cultural program 'Sur Sarita'-Symphony of Ganga' on the launch event of the world's longest river cruise at Varanasi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the cruise on 13th January 2023....

    Published On January 13th, 2023
  • Varanasi Cantt Railway Station achieves 5-star rating

    Indian Railways’ Varanasi Cantt Railway Station has been awarded a 5- star 'Eat Right Station' certification for providing high-quality, nutritious food to passengers. This certification is granted by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to railway stations adhering...

    Published On January 5th, 2023
  • PM Modi to Launch World’s Longest River Cruise “Ganga Vilas”

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi to launch the world's longest river cruise, "Ganga Vilas" from Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh to Dibrugarh, Assam on 13th January 2023. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has informed us that all preparations for the arrival of the Prime...

    Published On January 4th, 2023
  • India’s longest river cruise to Sail from Varanasi in January 2023

    The government is set to launch the world's longest luxury river cruise from Varanasi to Dibrugarh via Bangladesh next year. The world's longest luxury river cruise aims to give a push to Indian inland waterways development. The 50 days cruise...

    Published On November 14th, 2022
  • PM Gati Shakti Multimodal Waterways Summit to be held in Varanasi

    Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal to inaugurate the two-day PM Gati Shakti Multimodal Waterways Summit. The PM Gati Shakti Multimodal Waterways Summit will be held at the Deendayal Hastkala Sankul (Trade Centre and Museum) in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. The primary objective...

    Published On November 10th, 2022
  • Ministry of Education to organize ‘Kashi Tamil Sangamam’ programme

    'Kashi Tamil Sangamam' will be organized by the Ministry of Education next month. The 'Kashi Tamil Sangamam' is a month-long program that will be held from the 16th of the next month. The 'Kashi Tamil Sangamam' aims to rediscover the...

    Published On October 26th, 2022
  • Varanasi nominated as first-ever SCO Tourism and Cultural Capital for 2022-2023

    Varanasi city has been nominated as the first cultural and tourism capital during 2022-2023 at the 22nd meeting of the SCO council in Samarkand. The 22nd meeting of the SCO council in Samarkand was also attended by Prime Minister Narendra...

    Published On September 19th, 2022
  • Varanasi named 1st cultural and tourism capital of SCO

    The holy city of Varanasi showcasing India’s culture and traditions over the ages will be declared the first “Cultural and Tourism Capital” of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation. Varanasi will become the “Cultural and Tourism Capital” of the SCO for 2022-23...

    Published On July 18th, 2022
  • PM Modi to Visit Varanasi to Inaugurate Projects Worth Rs 1,800 Crore

    PM Modi to inaugurate Development Programs in Varanasi Prime Minister Narendra Modi will go to Varanasi to visit his Lok Sabha constituency on Thursday. There he will be inaugurating and laying foundation stones for various development initiatives with is worth...

    Published On July 5th, 2022
  • Varanasi became 1st Indian city to start Ropeway Service

    Varanasi, a city in Uttar Pradesh is all set to become the first Indian city to start ropeway service as a mode of public transport in order to ease the traffic congestion. The proposed ropeway will be constructed between Cantt...

    Published On December 1st, 2021