New Delhi: â€œTime has come when Indian tourists should realize that India in itself has enormous tourist destinations which they can explore even before moving out of Indiaâ€ guided Dr. Mahesh Sharma Minister of State with Independent Charge of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation to the bigwigs of Hotel and Tourism Industry on the occasion of 9th Annual Todayâ€™s Traveller Award function at Taj Palace.
â€œWe are trying to bring best coordination between the culture, tourism and civil aviation ministry to provide best conveniences and facilities to Indian and foreign touristâ€ Minister added while releasing the Todayâ€™s Traveller coffee table book.
â€œWe are inducing Indian nationals to believe in internal tourism and come â€œforward with suggestions to improve on the tourism in Indiaâ€ added Sandeep Marwah Managing Director of National Federation of Tourism And Transport Cooperatives of India Limited.
Some of the prominent people including Gen. K.M. Seth former Governor of Chhattisgarh, V.K.Duggal Former Governor of Manipur, Sohan Singh Thandal Tourism Minister of Punjab, Subhash Goyal President IATO, and Bhupinder Bhalla Jt. Secretary Ministry of Commerce were present there at the award function.
Later Dr. Mahesh Sharma handed over the prestigious Todayâ€™s Traveller Awards to the selected people of the industry for their untiring contribution to the industry. Kamal and Kewal Gill hosted the event.