After the capital Patna, now Bihar is going to get the second planetarium soon, which is being constructed in the ground of Government Polytechnic College, Khadarabad, Darbhanga. An investment of 73.73 crore rupees has been put in it. The premises of the planetarium are equipped with all kinds of amenities along with Auditorium,Market Complex, which people can enjoy while shopping as well as delicious cuisines. The target has been set to complete the work by May 2022.
Planetarium will increase not only tourism as well as business
The planetarium being prepared in Mithilanchal area will not only provide scientific information to the people, but the markets, complexes, and restaurants, etc., which are being built here, will increase employment opportunities in the field of tourism as well as business. The planetarium is being built on American technology and the planetarium has been prepared by a New York based company CWA.
Delay in completion of work due to lockdown
The work of building the planetarium would have been completed much earlier but it got delayed due to the sudden corona pandemic and lock down. After this again the work was interrupted due to floods. Otherwise it would have been completed by now. The planetarium of Darbhanga will be the second planetarium of Bihar.
Due to the construction of the planetarium, there is an atmosphere of great joy among the people of the area around Darbhanga like Madhubani, Jaynagar, Samastipur, Purnia etc. This step of the government in the direction of tourism deserves a lot of praise.