SHILLONG: Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad said the state has evolved as one of the most preferred tourists destinations in the North East.
The governor unfurled the tri-colour and took the salute at the Republic Day function at the Polo ground here, reports PTI.
“Meghalaya has been able to evolve as one of the most preferred destinations in the North East of the country.
Tourism is a pollution free industry, an eco-friendly industry capable of generating substantial employment opportunities to the people of the state,” Ganga said.
“Adventure tourism activities are being encouraged and a number of adventure destinations providing activities like zip lining, scuba diving, trekking, mountain biking, river rafting and camping,” he said.