CHANDIGARH: World buyers will now be courted for the event of 5 metropolis tasks to make them world-class tourism centres.
On the first World Tourism Traders’ Summit (GTIS), organised by the ministry of tourism in New Delhi, the UT administration has determined to showcase 5 tasks – Sector 42 lake, Amusement Park and Movie Metropolis in Sarangpur, Conference Centre, Sector 31, and Nehru Centre for Performing Arts, Sector 34.
All of them, besides the lake, have been in a limbo on account of totally different causes, with funds points being the important thing.
“All of the UT departments have been requested to submit their proposals for the tourism summit. After discussions, relying on the proposals submitted, these 5 have been finalised. The tasks, with their particulars together with funding potential, can be despatched to the ministry of tourism. The Centre will then showcase these within the summit and pitch them to world buyers for funding and their improvement. If buyers present curiosity, we can be taking it ahead. It’s nice likelihood for a small metropolis like Chandigarh to have entry to such a big viewers by way of world and nationwide stage buyers,” stated a UT official.
The administration in session with the Centre will develop a mannequin of improvement of those tasks. “After wanting on the buyers’ response, improvement mannequin like public non-public participation (PPP) mannequin can be determined. Additionally, as soon as the buyers specific willingness to speculate, the Centre will present handholding to the UT administration by way of venture improvement, onboarding buyers, appointing transaction advisers, and different key features,” stated the officers.