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Between the third wave of Corona and incidents like floods, landslides, the gathering of tourists in Himachal Pradesh is not decreasing. On Monday, Himachal Police said that a record 18,500 tourists are reaching the state daily. Out of this, 7,500 tourists are coming here to see the famous tourist spot Atal Tunnel Rohtang.
Himachal DGP said that, we have not seen such a large number of tourists coming to the state before. During the increasing cases of Corona, the police is controlling this crowd very well.
CM said – tourists cannot be stopped from coming
On Monday itself, the Chief Minister of the state Jai Ram Thakur had said that the tourism industry of the state has suffered a lot due to the coronavirus pandemic. In such a situation, it is not right to stop tourists from coming. He also said that the crowded place is being monitored to prevent the spread of corona.
See the crowd of tourists in Himachal in pictures
Vehicles stuck in a jam after heavy rains at Lakkar Bazar in Shimla on Monday.
Tourists walking on Mall Road in Shimla on Saturday.
People walk on Famous Ridge Road in Shimla on Thursday.
Crowd of tourists gathered in the market of Dharamshala.
People enjoying the weather at Mall Road, Shimla.
People walking in the market of Dharamshala. Tourism can prove to be a super spreader amidst the third wave of Corona.
After relaxing the rules related to Corona, there has been a huge increase in the number of tourists in the state.
Tourists go out for a walk after the rain in Shimla’s Mall Road.
State Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said that tourists cannot be stopped from coming to the state.
People came out in the heavy rain in Shimla on Monday.