Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Tourism
26-April-2012 17:07 IST
Funds for HPTDC for Online Reservation
Ministry of Tourism, Government of India had received a proposal from Government of Himachal Pradesh for total estimated cost of Rs.30.59 lakh for providing facilities for Internet Online reservation and Information to Tourists in Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation properties (HPTDC) in the month of February 2010. The proposal was examined as per scheme guidelines and a total Central Financial Assistance (CFA) of Rs.13.65 lakh was sanctioned with release of Rs.12.29 lakh (i.e. 90% of CFA) as first instalment to the Government of Himachal Pradesh during the year 2011-12.

This information was given by the Minister of State for Tourism, Shri Sultan Ahmed in a written reply in Rajya Sabha today.