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500 Year Old Banyan Tree Gets Tourist Spot Status In Odisha

The gigantic tree, spread across 1.3 acres of land with about 600 trunks and sub-trunks has been granted the tourist spot status by the state government.

The gigantic tree, spread across 1.3 acres of land with about 600 trunks and sub-trunks has been granted the tourist spot status by the state government.

Kendrapara (PTI): A 500-year-old banyan tree, mute witness to times gone by, has been accorded tourist spot status at Sakhibata in Kendrapara district. The gigantic tree, spread across 1.3 acres of land with about 600 trunks and sub-trunks, has been granted the tourist spot status by the state government following visits of tourists in the area throughout the year, District Tourist Officer Bijoy Kumar Mohanty said on Friday.

 

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