No. PR – 139
November 8th, 2021
PHDCCI to organize its 11th webinar under Border Tourism Webinar Series focusing on Ladakh
PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) will be organizing its 11th webinar under Border Tourism Webinar Series on 12 November 2021 focusing on Leh district for the promotion of Border Tourism in Ladakh.
Mr. Radha Krishna Mathur, Hon’ble Lieutenant Governor, Administration of U. T. of Ladakh has in principally agreed to inaugurate the webinar as the Chief Guest. Mr. Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, Member of Parliament – Lok Sabha & President, Bharatiya Janata Party Ladakh has been invited as the Guest of Honour.
Other eminent Speakers who are likely to address the webinar include Mr. Vinod Zutshi (Retd. IAS), Former Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India; Mr. Shrikant Balasaheb Suse (IAS), Deputy Commissioner – Leh District, Administration of U. T. of Ladakh; Mr. K Mehboob Ali Khan (IRS), Secretary – Tourism and Culture, Administration of U. T. of Ladakh; Mr. Anil Oraw, Regional Director, Indiatourism North; Mr. Deleks Namgyal, President, All Ladakh Tour Operator Association; and Mr. Skarma T. Dehlex, President, All Ladakh Hotel & Guest House Association.
The concept of Border Tourism refers to the notion of visiting border areas in order to experience diverse cultures, acquiring knowledge for trade, or even meeting local communities who are living in border region. There are several world famous tourist attractions on borders of different nations that are visited by millions of tourists every year.
With a view to explore the tourism potential in the border districts of India and to create awareness about the lesser-known destinations across the country, PHDCCI with the support of the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India and respective State Tourism Boards, has launched its Border Tourism Webinar Series in the month of June 2021.
10 webinars have been organized till date focusing on Arunachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Punjab, Meghalaya, Gujarat, Nagaland, Bihar, Manipur, Jammu & Kashmir and Mizoram which had received an overwhelming response from the government officials as well as industry members.
This webinar is supported by our annual sponsors such as, Multani Pharmaceuticals Limited; P G Industry; Uflex Ltd; DLF Limited; Continental Carriers Pvt LTD; Belair Travel & Cargo Pvt. Ltd.; Radico Khaitan Limited | Paramount Communications ; Superior Industries Limited; JK Tyre & Industries Ltd. | Comtech Interio; R E Rogers; Apeejay Stya Group; Ease my Trip; Blossom Kochhar Beauty Products Pvt Ltd | MV Cotspin Ltd; Synergy Environics Ltd.; Ajit Industries Pvt Ltd; P S BEDI & Co.; Indian Farmer & Fertilizers Corporation Ltd; Jindal Steel; Hindware Sanitary; Modern Auto mobiles
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