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Establishment of Urban Haat at Kanyakumari

This Corporation is in the process of establishing a prestigious Urban Haat at Kanyakumari near Light House at a cost of Rs.2.00 crore funded by both State and Central Government on 70:30 basis. This Haat is being established on the lines of Dilli Haat which attracts large number of both domestic & foreign tourists. This Haat will be an additional tourist attraction to Kanyakumari.

 

The main object of this Urban Haat is to provide direct marketing opportunities to Handicrafts Artisans / Handloom Weavers from all over India throughout the year under rotational basis. The total area of the land is 1.89 acres. This Haat will consist of 36 Stalls, One Food Court, an Amphitheatre, Dormetry, Toilets and adequate parking.

 

The construction work is going on at a fast pace and is expected to be operational by the middle of 2015-16.