NARSAPUR: West Godavari district administration has been taking measures to make the district a tourist destination by developing the tourist spots in the district.
As part of it, a proposal with Rs 3 crore estimate was sent to the government to develop Perupalem beach. After getting the government’s approval, the development works will commence. Tourism information centre and guest houses will also be arranged for the tourists. Collector Katamaneni Bhaskar inspected the beach along with officials of the tourism and other departments. Later, the collector said necessary land was identified near Biyyaputippa village for the proposed fishing harbour. Officials were directed to prepare a project report in this regard.
Measures were taken to combat drinking water problem in the district and also medical and health department officials were directed to take preventive steps against spread of diseases during the monsoon.