Shillong peak – Lawsohtun ropeway project: Govt approves feasibility report


Meghalaya News 24 exclusive

The state government has approved the feasibility report for implementation of the much-awaited ropeway project in Shillong for promoting tourism in the state.

The proposed ropeway project is from Shillong peak to Lawsohtun. “It will be the first passenger ropeway in the state,” a senior government official said.

“The feasibility report for the proposed project has been accepted by the government,” the official added.

He said a detailed project report (DPR) has to be prepared and once this is done then only one can know the estimated cost of the project.

Asked, the government official said that the tourism department is also examining the proposal to introduce ropeways in other parts of the state.