Published on : Saturday, September 12, 2020
At a recent webinar on the tourism industry arranged on the 15th Foundation Day of MP and CG Chapter of Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI), experts emphasized that as foreign flights are now cancelled due to Covid-19, domestic tourism would be the natural choice of the tourists and stakeholders should stay prepared for this. The prominent names who took part in the webinar were Usha Thakur, Minister of Tourism, MP Shankar Lalwani, Jyoti Mayal President, TAAI, Shiv Shekar Shukla, Principal Secretary MP Tourism Department and Aryama Sanyal, Director Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore.
Minister Thakur and Principal Secretary Shukla explained that domestic tourism has unlimited opportunities that needs to be promoted by proper branding.
Airport Director, Sanyal said that domestic flight numbers are increasing constantly and therefore reaching a tourist destination won’t be a problem anyway. She is hopeful that the number of flight movements will cross over 100 a day from the airport.
Hamendra Singh Jadon, Chairman of MP Chapter stated that travel partners are working to promote domestic tourism.