Ponmudi will be upgraded to meet global standards: Kadakampally
Ponmudi: Tourism minister Kadakampally Surendran said that the government is planning for development projects to change Ponmudi to a tourism centre that meets global standards. He spoke to the media while inaugurating the newly constructed cottages at Golden Peak resort maintained by KTDC in Ponmudi.
The government has approved Rs 2 crore for the beautification and development of lower sanitorium. The construction works will begin soon.
15 cottages were built at Golden Peak under tight time constraints. Apart from this, around seven rooms in the old guest houses were also renovated.
The cottages were constructed with an estimated amount of Rs 3.2 crore. Now there are 29 cottages available for accommodating tourists visiting Ponmudi.