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PM welcomes UNESCO move to designate Jaipur as ‘World Heritage Site’
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PM welcomes UNESCO move to designate Jaipur as ‘World Heritage Site’

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New Delhi, Jul 6 : The 'Pink City' and Rajasthan capital Jaipur was on Saturday designated as 'World Heritage Site' by the UNESCO.

"Just inscribed as @UNESCO # WorldHeritage Site: Jaipur City in Rajasthan, Bravo," the global body tweeted. Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed the decision and wrote on the micro blogging site saying-

"Jaipur is a city associated with culture and valour. Elegant and energetic, Jaipur’s hospitality draws people from all over". "Glad that this city has been inscribed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO," he said.(UNI)