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Latest News About Lonar Lake [Crater]

Friends, Lonar Sarovar has always been the talk of the world for various reasons. In this article, we will look at some latest news about Lonar Lake and developments of the lake, which has helped to arouse the curiosity of the people about Lonar Lake.

In the same way that seven wonders have been selected globally, seven wonders have also been selected in Maharashtra. And it is a matter of pride that these seven wonders include Lake Lonar.

Based on the votes of 22 lakh people across the world, seven wonders were selected from 14 wonders in Maharashtra in 2013.

The selection of Lonar Lake among these 7 wonders is a matter of pride and joy for the people of Buldhana district as well as for the whole of Maharashtra.

The water of Lonar Lake had recently turned pinkish red for a few days. Researchers found that the Haloarchaea microbes in it caused to change the colour of the water.

As these microorganisms were producing pink pigment, it was as if a pink sheet had spread over the lake water.

Latest News About Lonar Lake: Maharashtra’s CM Visited Lonar Lake

When the water of this lake turned pink, people and scientists had made many predictions about the lake. That is why Lonar Lake was once again in the spotlight.

But scientists did research on it and unravelled everything, and people found out the truth behind it.

Ramsar Sites globally integrates the wetlands needed to conserve the world’s biodiversity and natural resources.

Lonar Sarovar, the pride of Maharashtra, is now included in these Ramsar sites. Therefore, it has become easier to accelerate the development of Lonar Lake.

Hon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra Shri. Uddhav Thackeray recently visited the lake at Lonar. At that time, he could not stop himself from capturing photos of the panoramic views of Lonar Sarovar and Dhartirtha on his mobile.

At that time, he informed the administration about the development of Lonar Sarovar and temples in the area. In it, he suggested planting more and more trees to maintain the natural beauty of the area.

The Nagpur bench of the Hon’ble Bombay High Court has directed the state government to set up an authority for the conservation and development of the world-famous Lonar Lake.

Accordingly, the state government has set up Lonar Sarovar Vikas Samiti. Accordingly, priority will be given to carrying out development works from the funds received for the overall development of the area.

Steps are also being taken to save the ejecta blanket in the Lonar Sarovar area. During the formation of Ejecta Blanket, Lonar Lake, a meteorite struck and a large amount of debris was scattered. And the wreckage must be saved. Because it is also a biological resource.

Currently, some parts of this ejecta blanket are unsafe for various reasons. That is why the government has once again issued notices to all the farmers in the Sarovar area to acquire land here.

Maharashtra Governor Visited Lonar Lake | Latest News about Lonar Lake
Maharashtra Governor Visited Lonar Lake | Latest News about Lonar Lake

Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister Shri. Ajit Pawar also recently announced that he would provide development funds for Lonar Lake development work as well as for tourism development. Along with Lonar, Sindkhed Raja has also insisted on development work in Shegaon.

In addition to this, the Hon’ble Minister for Tourism, Shri. Aditya Thackeray. There is also a demand to build a ropeway from the shores of Lonar Lake to the famous Kamalja Mata Mandir.

Researcher Shri. Sudhakar Bugdane passed away on January 25, 2021, due to a long illness. For the conservation of Lonar Lake, Shri. Bugdane has spent nearly 45 years of his life. Due to them, the development and fame of Lonar Lake have got a boost. Their contribution to the development of the lake is immense and invaluable.

The Lonar Lake and its surroundings have the potential to emerge as a World Heritage Site both culturally and naturally.

However, with the help of the Archaeological Department, he said that important work in this regard has been hampered due to infection. There are currently around 27 cultural heritage sites across the country, But Lonar Lake has the potential to develop both cultural and natural world heritage.

A bench of the court at Nagpur also said that a comprehensive effort should be made for the development of Lonar Lake. At the same time, the involvement of the locals is essential for the overall sustainable development of Lonar said the Bhopal-based organization.


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