Odisha has everything for tourists: Jamir
“The state has everything what it takes to delight eyes and provide well being for the body and peace to mind, offering both physical and spiritual relaxation,” Jamir said while addressing the valedictory session of the 33rd IATO Annual Convention here.
He said the tourism industry is regarded as one of the most important and fastest growing industry around the world.
Stating that tourism generates growth and employment across the whole country, Jamir said the travel industry in fact represents a decisive share of the revenue of many small localities.
Satyajeet Rajan, deputy director general (Tourism), Government of India, Mona Sharma, principal secretary, Tourism, Odisha, Pronab Sarkar, president, IATO, Rajiv Mehra, vice president, Rajeev Kohli, Sr vice president and Lally Mathews, honorary secretary also addressed the gathering.