Porvorim: Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar told the House that Tourism master plan and policy would be ready in next three to four months.
The minister was responding to a Question tabled by Congress MLA Philip Neri Rodrigues on the floor of the House today.
Ajgaonkar admitted that there has been delay on the part of State government to formulate Tourism master plan and the policy. “But now we are working actively. The policy will give proper direction to the tourism industry in the State,” he said.
He said that the tourism policy has taken into consideration the guidelines and aspects in draft Coastal Regulation Zone notification, 2018, a document which is prepared by Union ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change and sent to various State governments for their suggestions.
The minister said that industry experts, stakeholders and concerned people would be taken into confidence while drafting the master plan and the policy for tourism