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Process to open up new Islands for Eco-tourism activities

The Department of Environment & Forest A&N islands has distinguished six islands for taking up eco-tourism/tourism activities. This takes after the accentuation being laid by Govt. of India on the significance of tourism as one of the primary drivers of expedient financial development. The Prime Minister of India has set the motivation to add to 1000 new destinations for household and remote visitors in not so distant future in the nation.

The Lt. Senator, A&N Islands made a declaration on 26th January, 2015 that the division of Environment & Forest will attempt to recognize a few Islands where Eco-tourism/tourism exercises may be taken up in order to support the monetary improvement of A&N gatherings of Islands furthermore to discover occupation for its young people.

The Lt. Senator held a meeting with the Chief Secretary, PCCF, secretary (Tourism) and CF ( WL ) on 04/06/2015 as to the advancement of ecotourism in the new ranges recognized by the branch of ecotourism incorporate Inglis Island, Sir Hugh Rose, North Button Island, Middle Button Island, Tarmugli Island, & Aves Island.

The Lt. Representative coordinated PCCF (WL) to submit idea note for eco-tourism advancement in these islands. He further chose that idea note may be arranged for 1 or 2 Islands to being inside next one month and would look for on a fundamental level regard from the Govt. of India in such manner. This will prepare for monetary improvement of these Islands, an E&F Development discharge said here today.


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