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Tourism Ministry formulates guidelines for approval, reapproval of OTA

Ministry of Tourism

The Ministry of Tourism have formulated the guidelines for approval and reapproval of Online Travel Aggregators, OTA to ensure adequate safeguards against deficiency of service, alternate arrangements and punitive deterrence.
The ministry said in a statement yesterday that the voluntary scheme is open to bonafide online travel aggregators to bring … Read More

Yogendra Tripathi IAS appointed Tourism Secretary

Yogendra Tripathi IAS

Shri Yogendra Tripathy IAS (Karnataka 1985) presently Chairman and Managing Director, Food Corporation of India, has been appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Tourism on superannuation of Ms Rashmi Verma IAS (Bihar 1982).

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Yogendra Tripathy the very best.… Read More

Ashok Events at Paryatan Parv 2018 | ITDC

Paryatan Parv 2018

India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC), the public sector undertaking under the aegis of Ministry of Tourism, Government of India is proud to be the Event Manager of the Delhi leg of the grand ‘Paryatan Parv’, a 12 day long cultural extravaganza announced by Ministry of Tourism under the leadership of Shri K J Alphons, Hon’ble Minister of … Read More

ITDC installs 1st Water Screen projection Sound and Light Show at Tilyar Lake, Rohtak

K J Alphons at the inaugration of Tilyar lake Sound and Light Show

Summery:  ITDC brings Haryana history alive; Installs first Water Screen projection Sound and Light Show at Tilyar Lake in Rohtak. India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd (ITDC) the public sector undertaking under the aegis of Ministry of Tourism, Govt of India executed the implementation of Multimedia show based on water screen projection at Tilyar… Read More

Foreign Tourist Arrivals registers 8.4% growth in January, 2018

Domestic and Foreign Tourist

Ministry of Tourism compiles monthly estimates of Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) & FTAs on e- Tourist Visa on the basis of Nationality-wise, Port-wise data received from Bureau of Immigration (BOI).

The following are the important highlights regarding FTAs and FTAs on e-Tourist Visa during the month of January, 2018:-

Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs):Read More



Bharat Parv’ being organized by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India  at  the Red Fort, Delhi  from  26th to 31st  January, 2018 is focusing on “Dekho Apna Desh”. People in large number are coming in the Parv to celebrate the diverse and fascinating culture, cuisine and handicrafts. The entry to the Parv is free and it open for public from 12.00… Read More

Public Sector Organisations under the Ministry of Tourism

Ministry of Tourism

Shri K. J. Alphons, Union Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism  has informed that The following Public Sector Organizations operate under the Ministry of Tourism:-

  1. i)India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd. (ITDC), and
  2. ii)Kumarakruppa Frontier Hotels Pvt. Ltd. (KFHPL)

ITDC has made profits from 2007-08 to 2016-17 except in the years 2009-10 and 2010-11.… Read More

Job creation along with development of tourism


Shri K. J. Alphons, Union Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism informed that Ministry of Tourism develops tourism related infrastructure and promotes India as a tourism destination to increase tourist arrivals which in turn creates job opportunities in the country.

Ministry of Tourism has launched the Swadesh Darshan Scheme for developing 15 identified… Read More

Cycle Rally at India Gate as part of Paryatan Parv

Rashmi Verma

Smt. Rashmi Verma, Secretary, Ministry of Tourism flagged off a Cycle Rally at India Gate, New Delhi this morning as a part of the ‘Paryatan Parv’ of the Ministry of Tourism. The Cycle Rally was organized to create awareness about tourism, environment and sustainability. Around 75 riders participated in the Rally. It ended at Qutub Minar, New Delhi.

Ministry… Read More

President to present National Tourism Awards tomorrow

Ram Nath Kovind
The President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind will present “National Tourism Awards” to various segments of the travel, tourism and hospitality industry at a function organised by Ministry of Tourism in Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi on World Tourism Day (27 September,2017). The function will be presided over by theMinister of State (Independent Charge) for… Read More

Tourism Ministry observes Swachhta Pakhwada

Ministry of Tourism

The Fourth day’s work of Swachhta Pakhwada of Ministry of Tourism was planned to undertake Cleanliness campaign at the Jama Masjid and surrounding area by officers and staff member of the Ministry of Tourism. Accordingly the designated officials and officers visited the Jama Masjid monument, Delhi. Shri P. Venkatesan, Director Ministry of Tourism, met… Read More