MoS Mr. Patwa on tourism development corporation’s foundation day
Bhopal, May 25, 2017 (Ataullah Faizan): Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge) Mr. Surendra Patwa said that the work carried out with team spirit by the officers and employees of the State Tourism Development Corporation to scale new heights is praiseworthy. Mr. Patwa was honouring the officers-employees with awards for their best work on the occasion of foundation day of the corporation. Mr. Patwa informed that the corporation which was considered to be close down 13 years ago has become a profit making corporation in the competent leadership of the Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan. Hard work and excellent performance of the officers and employees have included Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation in the best corporations of the country. He urged to take resolution to continue best efforts in future using innovations, new thinking, new direction and new techniques for constant progress.
Chairman Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation Mr. Tapan Bhoumik said that even junior employees among the officers-employees are honoured with the ‘Tourism Award’. It is a unique initiative. Inviting online applications for the first time by the corporation, the awardees have been selected by the jury with full transparency. Mr. Bhoumik further mentioned that probably the other states do not have various colours of tourism which Madhya Pradesh has.
The state has emerged as the best state in the field of tourism but we should take resolution to bring it to the world tourism map. Minister of State Mr. Patwa and Chairman of the Corporation Mr. Bhoumik inaugurated Sailini Tapu Jungle Resort developed near Omkareshwar with remote. It may be mentioned that another water tourism site has taken a shape in Sailani near Omkareshwar. Facilities like boat club, cruise, jalpari, motor boat and water sports etc. will be provided beside lodging and boarding facilities for tourists at this water tourism centre. Managing Director Mrs. Pallavi Jain informed about the activities of the corporation. Additional Managing Director Ms. Tanvi Sundriyal proposed a vote of thanks.