An believed 1.06 crore vacationers have visited Jammu and Kashmir from January to July 3 this yr, Union Minister of State for Residence Nityanand Rai stated in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.
Responding to issues in the Property, the minister also stated virtually 30,000 folks have been recruited in the general public sector in Jammu and Kashmir considering the fact that 2019.
“Throughout the existing calendar 12 months i.e. from January 2022 till July 3, 2022, the vacationer footfall in UT of Jammu and Kashmir elevated considerably and approximated to be all-around 1,06,24,000,” he reported replying to a written issue.
Rai did not specify whether or not the amount of vacationers contains pilgrims browsing Vaishno Devi temple and Amarnath Cave.
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He said 75 offbeat locations have been identified for tourism across Jammu and Kashmir.
In buy to attract private traders from throughout the state to spend in tourism infrastructure, the Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Policy, 2020, has been notified and tourism specified the position of marketplace to persuade financial investment, he said.
Replying to a further problem, the minister claimed exclusive recruitment procedures had been made and numerous departmental regulations amended to accelerate the recruitment system in a transparent and time bound way.
“Recruitments in the general public sector have been carried out from the yr 2019 onwards totalling 29,806,” he mentioned.
On August 5, 2019, the central federal government abrogated Article 370, which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir, and bifurcated the erstwhile condition into the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.
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