Union Minister of state for Culture and Tourism Prahlad Singh Patel today inaugurated important Tourism projects here at Bhaderwah Town and its peripheries.The Union Minister inaugurated Tourism Facilitation Centre near TRC Sarna and a newly constructed Associate Residency Tourist complex at Teligarh. The projects have been constructed by the Bhaderwah Development Authority (BDA).He also inaugurated a mobile science exhibition on the occasion. The Union Minister inspected the facilities at the newly constructed projects and expressed satisfaction on the quality of work. Referring to huge tourism potential of Bhaderwah Valley, he asked the district administration to promote the area on national and global tourism map."There is a need to identify more trekking routes, improve road connectivity for the tourist destinations and provide best tourism infrastructure to attract high end tourists," he asserted.He also met with public deputations and listened to their grievances.Interacting with the local people, he reiterated the commitment of the union government for the overall development of the region, with particular emphasis on promotion of tourism in the area. He urged all the stakeholders to put collective efforts for the development of the region.Later, the Union Minister inaugurated a mobile science exhibition put up inside a bus. This exhibition aims at developing scientific temper among the students and acquaint them with various measures that can be taken for harnessing clean and green energy.