Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today inaugurated Lift from the Cart Road to The Mall Shimla to facilitate the general public and tourists. This lift has been constructed by spending an amount of Rs. 6.20 crore.
Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister said that this lift has been carrying capacity of 26 persons and was equipped with all modern facilities emergency alarm system, music, telephone connectivity and watch etc.
He said that this would facilitate the people visiting Shimla and would be of great help to the old as well as sick people.
Education Minister Suresh Bhardwaj, MP Virender Kashyap, Mayor Kusum Sadrate, Deputy Mayor Rakesh Sharma,
Additional Chief Secretary cum Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Dr. Shrikant Baldi, Additional Chief Secretary Ram Subhag Singh, Additional Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister Sanjay Kundu,
Chairman Milkfed Nihal Chand Sharma, Managing Director Tourism Development Corporation Kumud Singh were also present on the occasion.