Imphal: World Tourism Day, 2021 was held under the theme ‘Tourism for Inclusive Growth’ at Mapithel (Ramrei Village), Kamjong district on Monday.
Tourism minister Oinam Lukhoi Singh highlighted various tourism projects taken up by the state government in all the districts of Manipur. Such projects will boost the tourism sectors of the state and it will contribute in the inclusive socio-economic development. With the improved law and order situation of the state over the last few years, Minister asserted that there is more influx of tourism in Manipur, he said.
Revenue from tourism will be reinstated with the improvement of Covid-19 situation in Manipur, he added.
The minister appeals the locals to extend the best hospitality to all the tourists to further promote the tourist destinations. Cycle rally, cultural shows and traditional food items and handicrafts stalls were the highlights of the day’s event.