Tourism dept organises one day hiking camp

Tourism dept organises one day hiking camp

SAMBA: To promote the adventure tourism and show case the rich cultural and heritage of Samba, the Tourism Department organized one day hiking camp for the students here on Wednesday . The camp was organized on the occasion of ‘Paryatan Parv’ celebrations. On the occasion, ADDC Samba Pankaj Magotra flagged off the batch of hiking […]

Will portray positive image of valley: Manoj Bajpayee

Will portray positive image of valley: Manoj Bajpayee

SRINAGAR: Bollywood actor Manoj Bajpayee along with renowned producer-director Krishna D K held interaction with police personnel and officers at District Police Lines Srinagar. A police statement issued here said Bajpayee praised the people of J&K especially JKP for their hospitality for performing their job despite challenging circumstances. “He expressed that he reserves a lot […]

Secy tourism urges Bollywood to help remove negative perception about Kashmir

Secy tourism urges Bollywood to help remove negative perception about Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Secretary Tourism, Rigzin Samphel on Wednesday met with Bollywood star and director Manoj Bajpayee here and urged him to play his role in promoting tourism and removing the negative perception about Kashmir. During the interaction, Secretary discussed about various tourist destinations in Jammu and Kashmir including Kargil and Leh of Ladakh region with the […]

Undo wrong perception, become brand ambassadors of JK: Dir tourism urges tourists

Undo wrong perception, become brand ambassadors of JK: Dir tourism urges tourists

SRINAGAR: Describing Kashmir as a paradise for adventure lovers, Director of Tourism, Tassaduq Jeelani has urged the tourists to undo the wrong perception created by vested interests and to become brand ambassadors of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. “There are 200 major tourist destinations in Kashmir Valley. We have a lot of potential in […]

‘Efforts underway to bring Bollywood back, remove negative perception’

SRINAGAR: Director Tourism Kashmir, Tasaduq Jeelani on Tuesday said that serious efforts were underway to bring back Bollywood to the Valley for filming and other related activities. Jeelani was interacting with media fraternity while taking a location detour of various places of the Srinagar city, especially Dal and Nigeen Lake along with famous Bollywood star […]

Tourism dept invites private sector to invest in revenue generating projects

SRINAGAR: For tapping and encouraging private investment in tourism sector on public-private partnership (PPP) mode, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India has launched ‘Viability Gap Scheme’, informed Secretary Tourism Department on Tuesday. The secretary said that private companies intending to make investment under PPP mode can contact the office of Directorate of Tourism Jammu/Kashmir and […]

JKHC to hold road shows to promote tourism

SRINAGAR: J&K Hoteliers Club (JKHC) on Monday expressed serious concern over footfall of tourists in the Valley. The club had called a meeting in which all the members including Sonmarg, Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Kargil Chapters were present. The members requested Chairman, J&K Hoteliers Club, Mushtaq Ahmad Chaya to take serious measures for the promotion of […]

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