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New Delhi: Under Swadesh Darshan Scheme, the government sanctioned 73 projects with Central financial assistance for Rs 5,873.26 crores covering 30 States/UT Administrations. In a written reply in Lok Sabha, Union Minister of State for Tourism K J Alphons mentioned that the sanction of new projects under Swadesh Darshan scheme is a continuous process. Projects …

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New Delhi: The Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) in India on medical visa during 2016 and 2017 were estimated at 4, 27, 014 and 4, 95, 056 respectively, registering a positive growth of 15.9%. Medical Tourism holds immense potential for India. The Indian systems of medicines, viz. Ayurveda, Yoga, Panchakarma, Rejuvenation Therapy, etc., are among the …

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New Delhi: The Government of India has identified 15 sites under the Development of Ayodhya –Ramayana Circuit theme in Uttar Pradesh (2017-18) and has sanctioned Rs 133.31 crores for the mega project. Ramayana Circuit is one of the fifteen thematic circuits identified for development under the Swadesh Darshan scheme of Ministry of Tourism. The Ministry …

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Bangalore: South India is known for its lush green scenic beauty, placid lakes, serene beaches, and sublime sunsets. Karnataka’s Chikmagalur district touts itself as a unique tourist destination. It is the place where coffee was cultivated for the very first time in India. Located in the foothills of the Mullayanagiri range, the town with its …

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New Delhi:  Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism K. J. Alphons, in a written reply in Rajya Sabha, said that for development of tourism infrastructure in the country, his Ministry has sanctioned Rs 727.16 crores Under PRASHAD Scheme 41 religious sites in the country. The scheme- a Heritage Augmentation Drive and Swadesh Darshan – Integrated …

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New Delhi: The Ministry of Tourism sanctioned the project “Development of Ahmedabad- Rajkot- Porbandar-Bardoli- Dandi” in Gujarat under Heritage Circuit theme of ‘Swadesh Darshan’ scheme in the year 2016-17. The cost of the project is Rs.93.48 crore. The components sanctioned for Dandi under the above project include Tourist Facilitation Centre, Site Illumination, Development of Parking, …

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Badami: India is a country where history breathes. The country has many ancient cities that preserve its historical heritage. Karnataka’s Badami is one of the richest towns in terms of hoisting its historical significance.  Badami, formerly known as Vatapi, is a town and headquarters of a Taluk by the same name, in the Bagalkot. It …

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New Delhi: Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio inaugurated “Development of Tribal Circuit: Peren Kohima-Wokha Project” at Kisama Heritage Village in Nagaland. This is the first project to be implemented in the state under Swadesh Darshan Scheme of Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. Union Minister of State for Tourism KJ Alphons and Advisor for Tourism, …

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New Delhi: Skyland Tourism, dealing with destination travel management based in Dubai and registered with the Department of Tourism Commerce in Dubai is providing various travel management services. The company claims best tour packages at a reasonable price. The press release of the company read, “We have a team of efficiently trained travel advisors who …

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Yerevan: One of the smallest countries in the world Armenia is located in the South Caucasus region of Eurasia. The tiny country conserves its rich traditional heritage. Since tourism is one of the key sectors to the Armenian economy, the country warmly welcomes visitors. Armenia receives maximum footfalls from Russia, EU states, the United States …

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