CM Mr. Chouhan to inaugurate
Bhopal, October 14, 2015 (Ataullah Faizan): Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart will be held at Bhopal from October 16 to 18. Over 100 buyers from 20 countries and about 200 representatives of media and distinct Indian markets are expected to participate in it. Main objective of Travel Mart is apprising to participants about state’s religious places having historic, art and cultural heritage, forest wealth and immense natural beauty. Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan will inaugurate the Mart at 10 am on October 17 at Hotel Lake View Ashok here. Minister of State for Tourism and Culture Mr. Surendra Patwa informed that the state government had declared 2015-16 as “Tourism Year”. This Mart has assumed significance in view of ensuing “Simhastha-2016”. Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation had organised the Mart at Bhopal from October 17 to 19, 2014, which met with success. Madhya Pradesh famous as heartland of the country having 3 World Heritage Sites, is capable to attract tourists who are in search of something new.
The second Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart will also bring tourism stakeholders on a platform where they would interact to explore opportunities of mutual trade. The event is being held in collaboration with eminent institutions of tourism and hospitality industry including Adventure Tour Operators Association of India, Indian Association of Tour Operators, Travel Agent Association of India and Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Association of India. Representatives from America, Britain, Germany, France, Canada and other countries are also expected.