SRINAGAR, JUNE 6: One day Adventure Tourism Meet was organized by Tourism Department in collaboration with Indian Mountaineering Foundation here at SKICC today. A detailed discussion was held how to revive adventure tourism and the steps need to be taken for boosting the activity in the State.
Director Tourism, Farooq Ahmad Shah, President, Indian Mountaineering Foundation Col Chaudhary, former DG Tourism, senior officers of tourism department, executive members of foundation, members from Kashmir Travel Trade and adventure sports lovers were present in the meeting.
Colonel Chaudhary said that there is no dearth of high altitudes and peaks in Valley and underlined need for their exploration. He said a monthly magazine would be published to highlight the new peaks aimed to attract foreign as well as domestic tourists loving adventure sports. “online membership drive will also be started soon, he added.