The 10th edition of International Tourism Mart was held at R. Dengthuama Stadium, Aizawl, Mizoram w.e.f 17th to 19th November 2022.
The event organized annually by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India at different locations of North East for the promotion of the rich natural and cultural heritage of the eight northeastern States was formally inaugurated by the Hon’ble Union Minister of Tourism, Culture and DoNER, Shri G Kishan Reddy and Hon’ble Chief Minister of Mizoram, Shri Zoramthanga
in the presence of the Secretary, MoT and other senior officials from MoT, senior officials from the Govt of Mizoram, State Delegates and Industry Stakeholders.
The State Tourism Department was represented by Ms. Karma D. Youtso, Special Secretary along with Shri. Prashant Pakhrin, Assistant Director of Tourism & Civil Aviation Department, Government of Sikkim. Smt Leepandi Targain took part as a local tourism stakeholder from the state.
Ms. Karma D Youtso in her series of presentations threw light on the different initiatives taken by the State Government to develop and promote tourism in the state.
Presentation on the steps taken by the State to promote responsible and sustainable tourism by highlighting rural tourism development and promotion initiatives taken by the department and Investment opportunities in the tourism sector of Sikkim was also shared with the tourism industry stakeholders gathered from across the country during the session on sustainable tourism and investment opportunities in the North East Region. Ms. Youtso also participated in the panel
discussions held separately on sustainable tourism and tourism investment opportunities in the State.