The Delhi government signed a memorandum of understanding with the railways on Thursday to cater to pilgrims availing the Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra Yojana, an official statement stated.
It stated the MoU was inked by officials of the Delhi government and the railways in the presence of Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia at the Delhi Secretariat in New Delhi.
A tourism department official said as per the agreement, Railways will provide separate coaches to pilgrims who are selected under the Yojana. Under the scheme, the AAP government will bear expenses of 77,000 pilgrims every year. Read More