29 October 2021, Friday
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Initiatives of Ministries of Tourism & Culture to mark Good Governance Day

To mark the celebration of Good Governance Day, the following new initiatives have been launched today by the Union Minister of State for Culture (Independent Charge), Tourism (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr. Mahesh Sharma: 

Initiatives of Ministry of Tourism

a.  Swachh Bharat   Swachh Smarak E poster:   Taking a cue from  "Swachh Bharat",   this is an  initiative to see a cleaner India for protecting and preserving the sanctity of monuments of national heritage. To aid this, Ministry of Tourism has launched a special poster with Prime Minister’s message requesting the tourists and the people of the nation to wholeheartedly engage themselves in the cleanliness of their surroundings and help create a Swachh Bharat, Swachh Smarak.

b. Welcome Cards: India is known universally for its hospitality. Going a step further, the Ministry of Tourism launched the  special welcome cards that will be handed to all the tourists, landing at our 9 International airports where Tourist Visa on Arrival  Enabled with Electronic Travel Authorization facility is operational. This card will carry the information of the local India Tourism office along with online and offline contact information which the tourists can use in case of any queries.  The main idea behind this being to make the experience of exploring the country hassle free.

c.  Calendar 2015: The much acclaimed and sought after “ Incredible India” Calendar 2015 turns back the pages of history and showcases some of the country's greatest architectural marvels as they were years before. The evocative pictures tell us about our illustrious past and remind us of our responsibility to preserve it for the generations to come.

d. Launch of Booklet on “Badte Kadam”, a Hunar Se Rozgar Tak (HSRT) initiative: In order to allow participation of the private sector in the HSRT initiative on a higher scale, higher   so as to enhance the programme’s reach and delivery, it has been decided to allow the following agencies/organisations to implement the programme: Read more...