Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat inaugurated the first-ever Nayar Valley Adventure festival and National Paragliding Accuracy Competition in Pauri on Thursday. With an aim to attract adventure tourists in the state, Nayar Valley Adventure Sports festival will be concluded on November 22.
On the occasion, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat announced that a training center for paragliding will soon be opened in Nayar Valley. He also directed the officials to scout for suitable land for the paragliding training center.
An aero show exhibited by different pilots marked the beginning of the festival.
According to the organizers of the fest, national paragliding competition and mountain trail bike racing from Lansdowne to Pauri will take place during the festival. As many as 100 people will participate in the national paragliding competition, while 30 others have registered for mountain trail biking.