ASI removes cap on the number of visitors to protected monuments

The superintending archaeologist (SA) would decide the total number of visitors per day in the ASI-protected monuments after discussions with the respective district magistrate.

published on : 20th December 2020

Aching to step out? Telangana government to soon reopen monuments, amusement parks

The Golconda Fort was reopened for the visitors on September 1, however, the light and sound show has not resumed at the site.

published on : 14th September 2020

Delhi monuments await visitors

After a lockdown of three months, Delhi monuments were thrown open to the public on July 6, but visitors are far and few.

published on : 15th July 2020

Day 1: ASI protected sites get lukewarm response

Merely 1-4% footfall recorded at six popular monuments on Day 1 of Unlock. 2.0; Qutub Minar records highest number of tourists.

published on : 7th July 2020

31 monuments, ASI sites in Odisha to open from July 6 with COVID-19 safety norms in mind

As per the agency’s safety guidelines, visitors will be given a time window for moving round the monuments and museums.

published on : 4th July 2020

Culture Ministry gives nod to open 820 ASI monuments which have places of worship from June 8

While Union Minister Prahlad Patel said that all coronavirus-related protocols issued by the Centre will be followed, sources said that e-tickets and wearing masks might be made the norm.

published on : 7th June 2020

Monuments, museums including Taj Mahal closed for visitors over coronavirus fears

Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel tweeted that all ticketed monuments and all other museums have been directed to be closed until March 31.

published on : 16th March 2020

Karnataka government to revamp unlisted heritage monuments

Lauding the efforts of Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Veerendra Heggade, Ravi said that in the last 20 years, the religious leader has restored and protected 176 temples of heritage value.

published on : 17th February 2020