Category Archives: States

MoT to develop Lakshadweep as a sustainable destination under Swadesh Darshan 2.0

The Ministry of Tourism has selected Lakshadweep for a holistic mission to be developed as a sustainable and responsible destination under its Swadesh Darshan 2.0 scheme. Meanwhile, the Lakshadweep administration is planning to develop eco-tourism projects in 11 islands in public-private partnership, according to federal policy think tank NITI Aayog which has sought proposals from consultants.

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E-visa for India available only at Dabolim, foreign arrivals at Mopa airport left confused

While airlines are beginning to operate international flights to and from Manohar International Airport (MIA), foreign travellers have been in for a rude shock on their arrival to learn that eVisa facilities are not available at MIA. According to the authorised portal for Visa Application to India, Goa has been included in the list of 29 designated international airports, through which eVisa holders can travel. However, it has not been clearly specified in the portal that only the Dabolim International Airport is an authorised immigration checkpost through which eVisa holders can travel.

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GPS Ahmedabad underway, sees more than 40 exhibitors meet 600 buyers

More than 40 exhibitors will meet over 600 pre-registered buyers over two day at the ongoing Global Panorama Showcase in Ahmedabad that will conclude today. Sharing these numbers, Harmandeep Singh Anand, MD, GPS, says, “Apart from B2B meetings, We also had interesting  sessions on cyber security, charters, TCS , GST and partners presenting various revenue and ancillary opportunities.”

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Experience the “Tiger State of India” on this Tiger Day!

Madhya Pradesh is home to more than 10% of the world’s tiger population as per the tiger census 2018 Every year on 29 July, we observe International Tiger Day to raise awareness about the preservation of this magnificent yet critically endangered animal. This day serves as a reminder of how crucial it is to safeguard and conserve the last living tigers in the world. Let us spotlight Madhya Pradesh, the ‘Tiger State of India’ a region that has made significant strides in tiger conservation. Home to six tiger reserves, Madhya Pradesh is a haven for these magnificent creatures, and its conservation efforts have garnered global attention as MP is home to more than 10% of the world’s tiger population as per the tiger census 2018. Madhya Pradesh’s commitment to preserving its tiger population is evident in the latest tiger census. The state recorded a extraordinary increase in the number of visitors’ testament to the tireless efforts of the MP Tourism Board to promote wildlife tourism on a national and international level. According to the 2018 census, Madhya Pradesh was home to an estimated 526 tigers. Let us explore the six tiger reserves in Madhya Pradesh, each offering a unique and captivating experience for wildlife enthusiasts and nature lovers: Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve: With its dense forests and ancient fort, Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve is not only a wildlife enthusiast’s paradise but also a historical and cultural treasure. The reserve is known for its high tiger density and provides the best chance statistically of spotting these elusive animals. Apart from tigers, Bandhavgarh is home to leopards, deer, langurs, and over 250 species of birds. Kanha Tiger Reserve & Pench Tiger Reserve: Known as …

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