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JK to celebrate World Tourism Day


Nasir Khan Central Kashmir Bureau Chief



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JK Tourism department is gearing up to celebrate the World Tourism Day on September 27 across the State. The theme of this year’s World Tourism Day is “Millions of Tourists, Millions of Opportunities” The decision in this regard was conveyed by director Tourism, Mehmood  Shah at a high level meeting convened for the purpose, an official statement said.




Giving details on the scheduled programmed, Shah said the main function shall be organised at tourism department Srinagar  He said the function will include interaction between Travel traders, Civil Society and other stake holders. “This shall be followed by a talk on the same theme and an opera on the cultural diversity of the State.”

It was informed that the CEOs of all Tourism Development Authorities shall celebrate World Tourism Day at their respective destinations and shall coordinate with the educational institutions in the area as well. “They shall also ensure participation of registered travel bodies in the area.”



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