Tag: Barakhandia

Odisha okays action plan to develop 30 ecotourism spots

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today approved an action plan to develop 30 places in the state as ecotourism destinations. The action plan was approved in the ecotourism board meeting held under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary A P Padhi. He directed the department of forest and environment to plan the projects on self-sustaining mode. Padhi […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Op-Ed: Lagging Behind in Tourism Promotion

By Ashutosh Mishra Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s tourism sector suffered massive losses in the wake of cyclone Fani which left behind a trail of destruction in several coastal districts, the worst affected being Puri and Khurda. On a rough estimate the loss has been to the tune of Rs.732 crore. Puri being a major tourist hub of […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021