Arunachal Pradesh Tourism bagged the TodayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Traveller Award 2016, organised by Gill India Group for Best Adventure Tourism Destination at the 10th Annual TodayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Traveller Awards 2016 held at Taj Palace, New Delhi on Tuesday.
Additional Resident Commissioner, Jigmi Choden along with Resident Tourism Officer, Adong Moyong, Arunachal Bhawan received the award on behalf of Arunachal Pradesh Tourism from Minister of State (IC) for Youth Affairs and Sports, Vijay Goel.
A coffee table book- Ã¢â‚¬ËœGame ChangersÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ was also launched in the function.
Lauding the efforts of the Gill India Group in recognizing and acknowledging the leaders of the travel and tourism industry, Vijay Goel added, Ã¢â‚¬Å“We should appreciate the best in the industry, which helps to take Incredible India to the far corners of the world.Ã‚Â We must strive to make India an all-season destination.Ã¢â‚¬Â
The award comes in the long line of various awards that the state has received in the recent past and is in recognition of the effort put in by the Department of Tourism, Government of Arunachal Pradesh to boost tourism sector, as a major revenue earner in the state.