Agra Two ticket home windows, one every on the jap and western gates, have been opened on the Taj Mahal for comfort of these discovering it tough to e-book on-line tickets to see the monument. The ticket home windows grew to become practical from Saturday onwards.
The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) can be planning to open ticket home windows at different monuments, together with Fatehpur Sikri, Agra Fort, Itimad-ud-daula, Sikandra, Mehtab Bagh, Rambagh and Mariam Tomb from December 1. Nonetheless, this determination is likely to be reviewed in view of threats in regards to the new variant of corona virus.
“Many individuals confronted issues in reserving tickets on-line for the Taj Mahal. So two ticket home windows, one every on the jap and western gates of Taj Mahal have been opened from Saturday onwards,” knowledgeable Dr Rajkumar Patel, superintending archaeologist, Agra circle of ASI.
“We now have plans to open one ticket window every at Fatehpur Sikri, Agra Fort, Itimad-ud-daula, Sikandra, Mehtab Bagh, Rambagh and Mariam Tomb from December 1. Nonetheless, as a result of menace of the brand new variant of corona virus, this determination is likely to be reviewed,” he stated.
The offline sale of tickets on the monuments was discouraged to attenuate assembling of tourists within the time of pandemic. Nonetheless, as many individuals complained that they have been unable to get on-line tickets, offline tickets have been re-introduced, a minimum of on the Taj Mahal.
Regardless of the fears of a 3rd wave of Covid -19 and the brand new Delta variant, the influx of vacationers at Taj Mahal continues to develop this winter. The quantity multiplies manifold through the weekends. On Saturday, there have been greater than 23,000 guests on the Taj Mahal.
It could be recalled that with the outbreak of Covid -19, Taj Mahal gates have been closed on March 17, 2020 and opened on September 21, 2020. Nonetheless, with onslaught of second wave this yr, Taj Mahal was once more closed on April 16, 2021 and opened two months in a while June 16, 2021 however with circumstances laid down by the district administration and tickets have been out there solely on-line.