Odisha has bagged the ‘Tourism Brand of the Year’ award at SATTE 2019, the biggest travel and tourism trade exhibition of South Asia.
A jury comprising high-profile dignitaries from travel trade, airlines and media picked Odisha for taking initiative to position the brand Odisha Tourism nationally and internationally.
Resident Commissioner Sanjeev Kumar and Tourism Officer GK Sahu received the award on behalf of Odisha Tourism from Union Tourism Secretary Yogendra Tripathy during the event in Greater Noida.
“It is always good to have our efforts being appreciated. I would like to thank the jury for recognising the same. We are really geared up to showcase the new Odisha to the world. We have intensified our marketing and media strategy,” said Commissioner-cum-Secretary, Odisha Tourism, Vishal K Dev.
The three-day trade show, held from January 16 to 18 at Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh, was attended by around 1,000 exhibitors as well as travel and tourism representatives from over 50 countries and 90 cities from across India.
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