The G20 meeting in Srinagar would be a global event and it will boost the tourism industry here.
Tourism sector is already being promoted by the government in every possible way and there is a healthy tourist footfall of tourists during the current year.
Recently Secretary Tourism, while holding talks with stakeholders of the tourism industry said that the government is trying to create an inclusive tourism industry which will benefit both tourists and local community here.
Referring to the upcoming G20 event in Kashmir, he said that the upcoming Tourism Working Group meeting under the aegis of G20 will get the local tourism industry a big boost and it would position J&K’s tourism industry appropriately on the global canvas.
The meeting brought together key players from the tourism industry, including representatives from hotels, tour operators and other related organisations associated with the travel trade and hospitality sector besides senior officers of the Tourism Department.
During the meeting, the stakeholders held extensive discussions with the Tourism Secretary and his team of officers. They gave numerous suggestions for devising effective solutions and strategies to ensure the sustainable growth of the sector and brought many issues into the notice of the Tourism Secretary.