Tourism Minister of Punjab Mr. Sohan Singh Thandal addressed that Virasat-e-Khalsa was selected as the most popular tourist destination in the State.
He said it really impressed the tourist during last four years and he also explained that around 62 lac tourist have seen this world class project, and approx 30,000 tourists visited on each weekend then they appreciated the state government to built this Masterpiece.
Government of Punjab decided that the Khalsa Heritage complex is now become Virasat-e-Khalsa at Sri Anandpur Sahib so 100 acres of land was taken up at there.
He informed that the first phase of project was initiated in 25-11-2015 and out of 27 galleries of Virasat-e-Khalsa, the work of 14 galleries, have been completed in phase-1st and the work for the phase-2nd remained 13 galleries has been started and try to complete it by 30-06-2016.
He informed that the earlier budget was decided as 224 crore rupees but this has been enhanced to 327 crore rupees. This enhancement of amount has arisen due to introduction of world class Art work and new technology that was provided in it.