• Maharashtra seeks private capital to boost lethargic tourism industry

    7 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Maharashtra's sluggish tourism industry is all set to get a boost and the State's forts, especially Class II forts, are expected to benefit from this. Class II forts are those that are of a lesser historical significance and do not come under the Archaeological Survey of India. They are the property of the Maharashtra State Tourism Development Corporation and currently exist in a sort of limbo.
    A new tourism policy cleared by the Maharashtra State Cabinet on September 4 allows the privatisation of resorts belonging to the MTDC, including open, unused land and monuments that are not...
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