Yet again bringing laurels for the state, Kamakhya Temple of Guwahati has bagged the prestigious India Today Tourism Award, in the Heritage category. The survey was conducted by India Today.
The survey, which was conducted for the first time saw the participation of various heritage and tourism sites across the country. The survey result was declared on the basis of votes which were procured by social media from people all over India.
Kamakhya Temple bagged the top most position in the list of winners.
The award was given by Mahesh Sharma, Union Minister of state for Tourism and Culture, and was received by Jayanta Malla Baruah, Chairman of Assam Tourism Development Corporation Limited (ATDCL).