Sonmarg September 27 : On World Tourism Day, the Sonmarg Development Authorty Celebrates World Tourism Day. On the occasion of “World Tourism Day “Sonamarg Development Authority along with Tourism department, Police, forest, Education and other departments and different stakeholders of tourism like hoteliers, Beopar mandal and different tour operators celebrated the occasion having the theme “Tourism and Green Investments”.
On the occasion CEO SDA, Tourist Officer Sonamarg, various stakeholders and students from Govt. Middle School Sonamarg gave their insights on the theme, the gist of which was sustainable tourism and ecofriendly practices and to keep the tourist areas neat and clean.
A painting competition of the students was also held in the open green Golden meadow. On the sidelines a discussion regarding various issues and winter preparedness was held with tourism stakeholders who showed their willingness to be a part of every intervention of tourism department for the promotion of Sonamarg .
Besides a sanitation drive was also carried in Thajwas area and on the banks of river Sind.