Meidum Pyramid to be lit by solar energy
By: TNN · October 20, 2014
Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh Al-Damati inspected the Meidum antiquities in Al-Wasta in the Beni Sweif governorate to get acquainted with the latest stage of development in the area.
The minister stressed the importance of drawing up a strategy to develop the area and excavate more monuments through operations in the province, including a Spanish mission
Beni Sweif governor Magdi Al-Batiti said his province possessed many tourist and monuments, hailing the recent presidential decree on the development of the Meidum region.
Al-Damati pointed out that his ministry would develop the Meidum area and provide a light system to the pyramid through solar energy.