Like Other Industries, Private Players like Hoteliers, Tour Operators,
Agents etc. in Tourism and Travel Industry - These private players
* have taken all the incentives from NDA and UPA governments
but have not pro actively followed the guidelines and directives of the
* This is one of the fastest growing Industry with a major employment
generation but Consumers (tourists) and employees are losers and exploited,
almost looted, whereas Tour Business Men are beneficiary.
* There is lot of BLACK MONEY involved in this. Payments given to
Tour and travel companies, hoteliers are unaccounted.
* Tourism Ministry is like a Tooth less Tiger like other Ministries till
they are alarmed by public cry and civil society activism.
*Private Tour Operators are taking Consumers - Tourists for granted.
* They are pleasing and bailing out foreign tourists at the cost of
* The Customer Protection laws , Consumer Awareness are not working.
Mr. Bankim Shah