Bid to promote tourism in Dima Hasao

GUWAHATI, Oct 11 – At the initiative of the elected members of the autonomous council of Dima Hasao district and Landmark Hotels, 34 members of the Tour Operators’ Association of Assam (TOAA) came to Haflong on September 26-27 to prepare a roadmap of various tourist destinations in Dima Hasao, a press release said.

The Department of Tourism with the assistance of local NGOs like Blue Hills Society, Nature Lovers’ Club, and Hills Protection and Preservation Society took the guests to various tourist destinations of the district on both the days. On September 27, in conformity with World Tourism Day, a seminar was organised by the Department of Tourism, Dima Hasao, and Landmark Hotels at the Landmark Hotel, Haflong. The seminar was attended by the CEM of Dima Hasao, Debojeet Thaosen, EM incharge of tourism, Lal Joshua Biate, EM incharge of education, Kulendra Daolagupu, other elected members of the autonomous council, officials of various departments of the district, school students and members of different NGOs.

The seminar facilitated exchange of ideas on various aspects of tourism and its advantages, and the potential of Dima Hasao to be one of the most popular destinations of India.