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Karnataka unveils new tourism policy for generating jobs and attracting tourism investments

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Celebrating ‘World Tourism Day', Karnataka unveiled a new tourism policy for generating 10-lakh jobs and attracting Rs. 5,000 crore investments in tourism by 2025.
“Our aim is to increase the contribution of tourism to 20 per cent from 15 per cent of the gross state domestic product and attract more domestic and overseas tourists across the state, which has more to offer than rich flora and fauna,” said Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa.
Initiating a new era in tourism battered by the corona pandemic since March, the five-year policy envisages a 360-degree marketing strategy for...
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Expansion work to start on Kondaveedu fort, says AP government

Expansion work to start on Kondaveedu fort, says AP government

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

The State government of Andhra Pradesh has declared that it would expand Kondaveedu fort from the district into a well-known tourism hotspot.
Mekathoti Sucharita, the state Home Minister has declared that the fort stood as a mark of valiance and glory of the Reddy rulers. She explained that they wouldn't keep any stone unturned to protect the state heritage.
She made these remarks at the time of addressing Konda veedu development meeting at Ramannapeta.
Kondaveedu heritage society had organized the meeting and was chaired by the state chairman of the anti-liquor publicity committee, P...
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Andhra Pradesh would initiate new tourism policy

Andhra Pradesh would initiate new tourism policy

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Andhra Pradesh Tourism Minister Muttamsetti Srinivasa Rao said that the new tourism policy will be announced soon for encouraging private investment via which rural and domestic tourism will be developed.
For maintaining transparency and to avoid graft for permissions, a single-window system will be introduced in the State. Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy is devising various schemes to herald rapid development of North Coastal Andhra districts.
Addressing the World Tourism Day 2020 celebrations in Visakhapatnam on Sunday, the tourism minister said, “Tenders will be called soon to...
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