Eyeing 36 per cent overall growth in tourist arrivals this calendar year, Chhattisgarh government is planning to develop Sirpur, known for its archaeological monuments, as a Buddist destination to woo foreign visitors.
Sirpur is 78km away from Chhattisgarh’s capital Raipur and is located on the banks of the river Mahanadi.
“The state is mainly known for its rich natural attractions such as waterfalls, mountains. However, we also have places like Sirpur that has traditional cultural heritage and architecture.
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