Tourism Minister Dr M. Mathivendan inspected Valankulam and Ukkadam Periyakulam, tourism spots of Coimbatore district.
During the inspection, the Director of Tourism, Chandip Nanthuri, Collector Dr GS Sameeran, Corporation Commissioner Rajagopal Sunkara, district tourism officer Aravind Kumar and many government officials were present.
Following this, the Minister inspected the Hotel Tamil Nadu in Gandhipuram. Later, he told the media persons ”tourism is a driving force for social development and a key factor in the economic growth of the country.
The tourism infrastructure is to be upgraded to provide better services to the tourists visiting the tourist spots and to bring refreshment, joy, relaxation, entertainment and new experiences to the mind.
It has been announced that a ferry facility will be set up at Valangulam Ukkadam Periyakulam in the Assembly.
After that, he visited Valangulam and Ukkadam Periyakulam today to discuss the possibility of providing boat facilities.
Also, he said that the measures will be taken to promote tourism in the Coimbatore district after the completion of smart city project work and the reduction of the incidence of coronavirus infections.
Various activities will be undertaken including the promotion of inland tourism. Hotel Tamil Nadu is being upgraded. People can also order food online at Hotel Tamil Nadu due to corona infection.
The project was launched two months ago and through this Rs. 22 lakhs has been earned. For the first time in India, I and Tourism Secretary attended the Air Balloon Festival in Mexico on behalf of our state. A similar, festival will be held in Pollachi” he added.
In 2022, people can enjoy Coimbatore tourist places with many upgraded facilities.
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