Panaji: January 17, 2020 …Chief Minister Dr. Pramod Sawant launched magazine “Travel Miles” India’s first in-car magazine at office of Goa Miles in the city recently. The magazine Travel Miles branched out of Goa Miles is the only in-cab travel and tourism magazine providing information on right places to visit Goa including Goa’s architecture, heritage sites, temples, best cuisine etc.
Other dignitaries present on the occasion were Shri Sunil Tondon, Ex. CEO of GMR Infrastructure limited, Shri Utkarsh Dabhade Managing Director , Shri Parashar Pai Khot , Director of Operation from Goa Miles including Smt. Pooja Pai Khot and Shri Sachin Kamble Editor and CEO of Travel Miles and other representatives of Goa Miles.
Speaking on the occasion the Chief Minister said that Goa miles started well organized business in the State of Goa which takes care about safety, and security concern of the tourist including rates, due to which tourism industry is growing fast in the State. At present more than 1900 people are on board and it is expected to join more people. Initially, when Goa Miles Started in the State, there was much pressure from many including some organization, association to stop the Goa Miles or convert into other app, entry restriction etc but Goa miles started with the support of many people including organizations, associatios etc.
Speaking further the Chief Minister said that Touristic new policy will be finalize soon after taking all the stake holders on board to elicit and consider their ideas and suggestions which will help to generate more income by attracting more tourist in the State from different parts of the world to explore different destination. After mining, tourism is more revenue generating industry to the State. Government will also focus to explore the cultural tourism, medical tourism etc in future. To grow tourism industry in state support from all the stake holders is necessary he added.
Earlier awards in the category of best leadership and best employees of Goa Miles were given at the hands of Chief Minister.
Shri Parashar Pai Khot welcomed the Guest. Shri Joshni compered the function and Shri. Sachin Kamble proposed the vote of thanks.