Noida, 27th September: A national conference was held at Marwah Studios on 27th September on the eve of World Tourism Day to promote global travel and tourism business. Veteran co-operator and freedom fighter- Padmabhushan Shivajirao Giridhar Patil inaugurated the ceremony and Dr Dinesh Executive Director NCUI, Government of India was guest of honour.
Sandeep Marwah, Managing Director of National Federation of Tourism & Transport Co-operatives of India Ltd., greeted all the delegates. â€œTourism plays a predominant role in the world economy and certainly espouses national integration and brotherhoodâ€, said Sandeep Marwah, the Ambassador of International Human Rights Organisation affiliated to United Nations .He also a read a message from Bann ki-Moon and announced that NFTC will convene the 7th International Conference on cooperatives to coincide with the AAFT 7th Global Film Festival Noida 2014.
Kamna Kashyap-Sharma Deputy Director, Co-operation, MOA- Govt. of India, B.K. Mishra, M.D. â€“Fishcopfed, Advocate W.H. Rizvi, Ex. Executive Director of NCDC-Govt. of India, Advocate Pritviraj Sikka- Supreme Court of India, Himanshu Kumar- internationally acknowledged amputee athlete player, Sameer Bhatnagar- MD GWH Welfare Foundation, Advocate Shri Sunil Gupta- Director, Delhi State Co-operative Union Ltd., Basudeva Choudhury- Sr. Manager, Bharat Parikrama-a division of National Yuva Cooperative Society Ltd., Dr. Maharishi Mudgal Dev-Member-International Universities Association-Paris- France participated in the seminar.
H.H. Acharya Satyendra Narayan -President, Confederation World Religions, Swami Vrajendranandan Das- PRO-ISCKON India, Swami Buddhimanta Dasa, PRO-ISCKON Noida, Chandrakant N. Kharade â€“ Patil, PS to MD NFTC and Business Development Coordinator- Global Co-operative Movement, Radio Noida and Gaurang Harit, CEO- Travinspire were also present there.
Premiere of a documentary film on â€˜National Federation of Fishermenâ€™s Cooperatives Ltd.â€™ took place during the same. B.K. Mishra, M.D. â€“Fishcopfed felicitated Raghav Marwah the producer,Sushi Bharti the director and Chandrakant N. Kharade Patil production controller of the film. M.S. Talwar, Senior Director of NFTC paid vote of thanks.