International Tourism Mart 2017 started with a presentation on exploring North East by Shri Suman Billa, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Tourism. This presentation Highlights varied Tourism products of North East Region and Dwells on opportunities in promotion of North- East Region.
The presentation was followed by a panel discussion on the subject “Exploring India’s North East and Developing Inter- Regional Tourism between BIMSTEC, ASEAN Countries and North-East region of India” . The key speakers of the session included Smt. Rashmi Verma, Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Shri Naveen Verma, Secretary, DONER, Shri Ram Muivah, Secretary, NEC, Shri R.C.Jain, Commissioner & Secretary (Tourism), Assam, Shri Rajiv Kohli, Vice President, IATO and Shri Arjit Purkayasth, Tour operator of Assam.
The topics of discussion in this session was centered to develop Tourism and Opportunities in Promotion of North- East region of India. The Northeast provides a wonderful opportunity for ‘Experiential Tourism’ at its very best.