Shimla heritage buildings to be restored: CM
- Shimla heritage buildings to be restored: CM
SHIMLA: Considering the historical importance of a large number of
buildings here built during British rule, the Himachal Pradesh
government has initiated work to restore their original structure,
Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said on Friday.
Services of world renowned restoration architects, experts and planners
have been requisitioned to advise the state government about the
possibility of restoration of such monuments in Shimla which was the
summer capital of British rulers, he said after inspecting the
restoration work under progress in Gaiety Theatre.
The effort started from the Gaiety Theatre where restoration work
started almost four years ago and was nearing completion. The Chief
Minister said Gaiety Theatre would be restored to its original