JAMMU: To commemorate World Tourism Day, JKTDC organised a welcome event at Jammu Airport. The officials of JKTDC applied tilak and garlanded the tourists arriving at Jammu Airport from different parts of India.
The guests were offered complimentary Saffron Kehwa and were briefed about the properties of JKTDC across the state, facilities and packages available to suit the pocket of every guest willing to avail accommodation of the Corporation, an official handout read.
JKTDC in collaboration with Jammu Municipal Corporation also participated in ‘Swachhata Hi Sewa Abhiyan’ at Raghunath Chowk in which Commissioner Jammu Municipal Corporation, Secretary JMC and General Manager JKTDC also participated.
To create awareness among the locals Nukkad Nataks (street performances) were also performed by NGO MERI PEHCHAAN in Raghunath Bazar.
The aim of the events organised by JKTDC was to foster awareness among the tourists and local community about the importance of tourism and its social and cultural values.
As part of the celebrations World Tourism Day was also organised in Patnitop Circuit, the handout added.