In an effort to highlight the rich and varied tourism attractions of Goa, the Goa Tourism delegation enthusiastically took part in the Tashkent International Tourism Fair held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Recognized as the most prominent and expansive event in the entire Central Asian region, this fair offered an outstanding opportunity to showcase the distinctive aspects of tourism in Goa.
The Indian Embassy in Uzbekistan played a key role in supporting Goa Tourism by generously providing space for the setup of the Goa Pavilion. The inauguration ceremony was an honored affair, with the Goa Pavilion being inaugurated by Manish Prabhat, the Ambassador of India to Uzbekistan, in presence of Anand Tripathi, Advisor, Dipak Narvekar, Deputy General Manager of the Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC), Sagar Agni, Media Advisor to State Tourism along with Rajesh Badola, Head of the Consular Wing.
Prabhat expressed his support for promoting Goa Tourism and offered assistance from Uzbekistan in this endeavor.
During discussions, Prabhat suggested positioning Goa as a Medical Tourism Hub, given the high demand for quality medical treatments among Uzbek citizens.