Updated on: Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 02:20 PM IST
Member of Parliament, Mysuru-Kodagu, Prathap Simha inspects refurbished South Western Railway’s Mysuru Rail Museum
Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha), Mysuru-Kodagu, Prathap Simha while inspecting the refurbished Mysuru Rail Museum and also commissioned the Virtual Tour of the Museum in the presence of Aparna Garg, Divisional Railway Manager, South Western Railway, Mysuru. The interactive 360° view of the museum with voice over gives the visitor a detailed walk through the museum. Speaking to the representatives of the print & electronic media in the museum premises, Prathap Simha congratulated Aparna Garg for her teams wonderful work in transforming the first regional museum in the country into a world class tourist spot. He was very optimistic that Mysuru Rail Museum will counted among the top tourist spots in the city of Mysuru alongside the three prominent tourist attractions, namely, the Palace, the Zoo and the Chamundi Temple. He called upon the media to highlight the extraordinary work done by the Railways under the leadership of DRM, Aparna Garg, in tracing the evolution of the Railways in this region which saw the construction of the first Railway line in the Princely State of Mysore way back in 1882.