Aug. 28, 2020

Minister of State in PMO reviewed the Comprehensive Manser Rejuvenation and Development Plan for initiating the process for development, rejuvenation and beautification of Mansar Wetlands.


  • The plan aims at increasing tourist footfall and boosting the social economic development of Jammu region. Mansar, as a tourist destination, had immense potential for adventure sports, Eco-tourism, sightseeing, wildlife preservation and recreational activities.

  • Mansar Lake is situated 62 km from Jammu. It is a lake fringed by forest-covered hills, over a mile in length.

  • Surinsar-Mansar Lakes are designated as Ramsar Convention in November 2005.