The Department of Tourism will celebrate World Tourism Day at the VMRDA Children’s Arena in Visakhapatnam on September 27.
While the building's roof was leaking from various places, the walls were in a pathetic condition with even plaster peeling off from the outer wall.
Deputy Conservator of Forests (Eco Tourism) Anshu Pragyan Das said the training that was postponed due to Covid-19 will start in the first week of October.
Organised for the first time in the State, the event at Konark was highly successful with record occupancy and it evolved as a distinct tourism brand.
According to Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran, the meet will herald the revival for the tourism sector by the beginning of next year.
The scheme, after taking shape, is likely to benefit around 1.5 crore workers of over 20,000 factories, workshops, and around 6.5 lakh commercial establishments in the state.
The Bengal government decided to open the forests ahead of the festive season as the prolonged closure was bleeding the tourism economy.
Patel said the ministry has launched the Swadesh Darshan Scheme for Integrated Development of theme-based Tourist Circuits for development of tourism infrastructure including last mile connectivity.
The bikers were flagged off by Secretary, Tourism Department, T K Anil Kumar.
Kerala Tourism director said that the sector has already suffered losses to the tune of over Rs 20,000 crore in the last six months.
Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel said due to the fact that the sector is largely unorganised, the impact can be assessed only in due course.
Dr Jawahar Surisetti said that the space tourism is being pursued by number of developed countries and are working to set up human stay on mission mode.
Tourism Minister V Srinivas Goud, on Saturday, vowed to develop Laknepalli village, the native place of former Prime Minister late PV Narasimha Rao.
On Saturday, the Karnataka Tourism Forum (KTF) held a rally where bikers rode from Bengaluru to Mysuru creating awareness that it is safe to travel in the state
The tourism minister was speaking after reviewing the final stage work of the miniature train at Veli on Saturday. He also announced relief measures for tourist guides, house boats and homestays.