Union Minister Prahlad Patel to visit J&K

New Delhi: A team of officials from the Union Tourism Ministry, led by Minister Prahlad Patel, will be touring Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh next month to finalise the plans to boost tourism in the two newly formed Union territories by 1 November.

In an interview to PTI, Patel said he had already sent two officials from the Union culture and tourism ministry on deputation to Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, who would act as an ‘advance team’ before he would arrive there in the first week of September to take stock of the situation.