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Unless the local people cooperate we cannot turn McLeod Ganj into the nice place they can imagine to live in.
Indians are getting adventurous. But as more of them take to trekking, the trash they invariably leave behind on the mountains spells disaster for the environment
The one-week reprieve to big hotels has been criticised by owners of small hotels and guest houses whose power connections were cut about a month ago.
Heavy rain lashed McLeod Ganj, with dense fog across the valley reducing the visibility to 100 metres at times.
The Himachal High Court ordered Dharamshala to shut down 55 hotels and establishments running illegally in Dharamshala and the surrounding areas of McLeod Ganj and Naddi.
The livelihoods of hoteliers and taxi unions are not more important than the preservation of our natural heritage for future generations.
If you’ve been planning to visit the abode of the Dalai Lama, you’d want to know what McLeod Ganj has turned into
“McLeod Ganj and its nearby villages fall in the highly-sliding zone. The construction of multi-storied buildings is not advisable in this area.”
Now the development works as proposed in the plan submitted to the union minister of urban development under the Smart City project would be started.
Before the dream of a Smart City, we would rather have the basics fixed.