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Taj Mahal registers rise in footfalls in 2014

DELHI

Taj Mahal registers increase in tourist footfalls in 2014, according to information by the Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr Mahesh Sharma in reply to an unstarred question in Lok Sabha on July 28, reports India Infoline.

Taj Mahal, a centrally protected monument, is looked after by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). There has been no decrease in the number of total tourist foot-falls in the past two years. 60,72,501 number of domestic and foreign tourist visits have been recorded in 2014 against 58,35,342 in 2013.

No guidelines have been issued by Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on the issue pertaining to religious grounds.

This information was given by the Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr Mahesh Sharma in reply to an unstarred question today in Lok Sabha.

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