State Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria today laid the foundation for a new ecotourism destination called Pratap Van.
Pratap Van will be developed by Forest department at Dheekli Road, Googla Magra. The destination will come up with financial support from Udaipur Municipal corporation in a 30 hectare forest area.
Trees of Neem, Banyan, Amaltas (Cassia Fistula), Conocarpus and others were planted for improving the greenery in the area.
Kataria urged the department to ensure that greenery is maintained in the area and also that adequate safety measures are taken for tourists.
Deputy Forest Conservator, O.P.Sharma said that the park will have two view points for tourists, benches, eco-trails, children park and a main gate as part of this project.