Minister Bhattarai: Tourism development through VNY2020
Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai has suggested for preparing appropriate environment for the tourists to prolong their stay in Nepal. Informing that each tourist spends around 44 dollar a day in Nepal, he pointed out the possibility of doubling the spent amount.
Minister also opined for developing the Sindhuligadhi as an attractive tourist destination. He committed to upgrade the road section to Sindhuligadhi, a historical fort and attractive destination for internal tourism.
In a press meet organised by Press Organisation Nepal Sindhuli chapter on Sunday, Minister Bhattarai argued that the VNY-2020 would generate employment opportunity. He said that the Visit Nepal Year 2020 is a base year for further promotion of tourism and infrastructure development.