NSJF Kaski conducts discussion program on sports tourism

19th Mar, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

POKHARA, Mar 19: Nepal Sports Journalists Forum (NSJF) Kaski and Nepal Tourism Board Pokhara have jointly conducted a discussion program on March 7 on the topic “Possibility of Sports Tourism in Province 4”. The program conducted discussions and raised suggestions from participants which were submitted to the Minister of Industry, Tourism, Forestry and Environment, Ram Sharan Basnet.

The delegation led by President of NSJF Kaski, Keshab Pathak handed over the 25-point report with suggestions and conclusions from the discussion meeting. Minister Basnet commended the work of the Journalists Forum and said that the suggestions will play an important role in the development of the ministry’s policies.

Minister Basnet said that the ministry is in the process of collecting suggestions from experts for initiating developmental works. He said that tourism in Province 4 can take a turn if it is promoted as a location for religious and cultural tourism, adding that the ministry will also start identifying new destinations to promote tourism in the state.