The Uttar Pradesh Chapter of Association of Domestic Tour Operators of India (ADTOI) organised a remarkable event to celebrate World Tourism Day, based on its theme for 2023, “Tourism and Green Investment.” The event took place at Rajdari Resort in Chandra Prabha Wildlife Sanctuary, Chandauli.
Abhishek Sankrit, Secretary, ADTOI UP Chapter, gave the welcome speech, inviting the guests and briefing them about the theme of the event. He explained that Chandauli makes the perfect ground to celebrate the occasion as it matches the theme. He said Chandauli has a great opportunity to promote rural and eco-tourism. On the occasion, the local tribal community showcased tribal dance and music.
Nikhil T. Phunde, District Magistrate, Chandauli, was the chief guest and he welcomed all ADTOI members to Rajdari and explained the importance of the place. He also suggested that tour operators combine Chandauli in their tour programmes with Varanasi and informed them that the government will do all that is possible to support the promotion of tourism and infrastructure in Chandauli.
Kashi Nath Singh, District President, BJP, also explained the importance of Chandauli in ecotourism and rural tourism. Professor Pravin Rana, BHU, gave an academic view on how to promote ecotourism in Chandauli. The event was also graced by the presence of Amit Kumar Gupta, Assistant Director, India Tourism, and other members of ADTOI like Subhash Kapoor, Shiv Tripathi, Jitendra Singh, Inderjeet Kumar, Binit Mishra, and Pankaj Singh.