Bengal Travel Mart organised to develop tourism industry

| Updated: Jan 28, 2017 11:43 IST

Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], Jan. 28 (ANI): The department of Tourism, North Bengal Development Department and Eastern Himalaya Travel & Tour Operators Association (EHTTOA), largest body of tourism industry in North East jointly organized the second edition of three-day long Bengal Travel Mart (BTM) in Siliguri under Darjeeling district of West-Bengal. It is the first event in the state where at least 144 delegates from different states along with delegates from Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka participated in the mart. It also included more than 200 stakeholders (buyers and sellers) for BTB meet and practical visits of the tourism sports in the region. The main motto behind the BTM is to enhance West Bengal tourism. The participants in the mart stakeholders said that this would boom their tourism industry as a whole. (ANI)