Andhra Pradesh to announce Brand Ambassador soon: Official
Andhra Pradesh Tourism will announce its 'Brand Ambassador' shortly to promote tourism in the state.
Addressing a news conference after inaugurating a 3-day of the 'India International Travel Mart (IITM)' here today, State Tourism Special Chief Secretary Chandhana Khan said 'we have already sent a proposal to the government to appoint Brand Ambassador for tourism.
Domestic Tourism is and will be the backbone of the India's Travel and Tourism industry,' she said, adding that the country had over 175 million domestic tourists travelling the length and breadth of the nation and Andhra Pradesh was the first in domestic tourism industry among various states.
The event was being organised in association with Andhra Pradesh Tourism, she said.
Over 160 participants from eight countries and 16 states including those in the North East Gujarat and J and K were participating in the IITM.