The Government of India has submitted two nomination dossiers namely
‘Dholavira: A Harappan City’ and ‘Monuments and Forts of Deccan Sultanate’ for
inclusion in the World Heritage List for the year 2020. The Govt. of Madhya
Pradesh has submitted the proposal of ‘Group of Monuments at Mandu’ in the year
The dossier was further forwarded to the World Heritage Centre (WHC) for
completeness check. Inputs received from WHC have been conveyed to the State
Government for further incorporation.
A consultation workshop was organized by the Wild Life Institute of India and
State Govt. of Madhya Pradesh to invent and prioritize the potential World
Heritage Sites of M.P.
The workshop has proposed Bhedaghat (Narmada Valley) as one of the recommended
potential site subject to criteria set by UNESCO World Heritage Centre.