The Chairman of HRAO observes that it is the right time for the government to prepare a short-term and long-term plan for the next 2-4 years for investment in the tourism and hospitality sector.

Calling hospitality and tourism a sector which can become the ‘driving force’ of the country’s economy after the pandemic situation normalises, JK Mohanty, Chairman of the Hotel & Restaurant Association of Odisha (HRAO), has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging the government to work proactively to rescue the tourism sector.