Rising Kashmir NewsSrinagar:
Kashmir Houseboat Owners Association (KHBOA) Monday said promotion tour operators are the real stakeholders for the promotion of tourism which are being support by the department of tourism.
In a statement, KHBOA local stakeholders have always appreciated the efforts of the department of tourism Kashmir since 1996 when it took up promotional activities vigorously at travel trade fairs.
It said the department is continuing with road shows in various cities within the country and abroad along with the local stake holders of the State.
“At various times, the stakeholders had to request the J&K tourism department to join us for such activities, as was demanded by various tour operators and tourists of the country to have the full support of J&K Government for the safety of the tourists visiting the state, especially Kashmir Valley.”
KHBOA said the support was sought and given by all leaders of the state.
“I hope and I am sure that Department of tourism J&K government will keep on supporting the travel trade to bring in tourism to the State as a whole and to Kashmir especially,” said Chairman KHBOA G R Siah in the statement.