National Tourism Ministers’ Conference was held to discuss the future strategies for realising the full tourism potential of the country.
Confernce was chaired by Tourism Minister Shri K. Chiranjeevi. State & UT Tourism Authorities were represented in the conference.
Conference deliberated on various agenda items, which included the safety and security of tourists and Campaign Clean India.
Tourism Minister Shri K.Chiranjeevi has urged the State Governments and UTs to enact the cadre of Tourist Police in one form or other.The Tourist Police can be deployed visibly in places where such incidents can happen.It is not only important we provide security to the tourists but it is also important that we must instill a sense of confidence in them.
Dr.K.Chiranjeevi has released “I Respect Women ” batch during Press Conference.The objective of the campaign is to ensure safety for tourists, especially women, and to show that Indians.
These are to be distributed by state government to auto-rickshawallas, taxidrivers, guides, coolies, travel agents and all cutting edge personnel in tourism trade.