Monday, October 18, 2021

State Affairs

State Affairs
News, trends and numbers for the domestic travel and tourism market in India with a focus on individual States events and policies

Kerala reviving coastal highway project

KOZHIKODE After putting it in cold storage for more than five years, the State government is reviving the ambitious four-lane coastal highway project, from Vengalam...

Kannur airport test flight in January

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Kerala is set to make aviation history in India. The Kannur airport in north Kerala is set to host its first test flight next month,...

Kottayam’s Kodimatha water park inaugurated

KOTTAYAM The tourism potential of Kottayam remains to be tapped to its limit, according to Tourism Minister A.P. Anil Kumar. Inaugurating the water park at Kodimatha...
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Pakyong airport in Sikkim to become operational by 2017

DELHI Sikkim's first greenfield airport at Pakyong will be operationalised by 2017, which will provide a direct connectivity to the land-locked state and also help...
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Lucknow bungalow restored, to be heritage hotel

It is to be the first heritage boutique hotel in Lucknow LUCKNOW:   The next time you visit the city of Nawabs, while taking in...
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Tourism circuits, dazzling frills to embellish Amaravati

VIJAYAWADA Tourism is set to be the State’s new economic growth engine, as is evident by the Amaravati master plan released by the Capital Region...
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Panimur to get eco-tourism park

SILCHAR: Panimur, Assam on the banks of the Kopili river is set to become an eco tourism park. The North Cachar Hills Autonomous Council...

Kakinada Beach festival begins on Jan 9

KAKINADA Arrangements were made to organise Kakinada Beach festival here from January 9 to 11 under Public Private Participation (PPP) mode and the government has...

AC bus service for comfortable Lucknow Darshan

LUCKNOW To make Lucknow tour a comfortable experience, UP tourism department launched an AC bus service here on Thursday. A guided tour comes to visitors...

Punjab tourism board floats tenders for 5 double-decker buses

AMRITSAR The Punjab Heritage and Tourism Promotion Board (PHTPB) has floated tenders for five double-decker buses for tourists for their sightseeing of tourist spots in...