PANAJI: Union Minister for Tourism G Kishan Reddy today said that his ministry will let Goa become a Casino Capital of India if the state benefits from such a move.
“The public has already given Goa the name as the casino capital of the country, we silk let Goa become a Casino capital of the country if the state benefits from this move,” said Reddy while addressing the media
He futher said that tourist from across the country come to Goa and visit the casinos.
“Casinos are no stranger to tourist, they are well aware of the casinos here,” he added
Reddy said that Tourist officers appointed in 20 embassies last month.
“This is to promote India as tourist destination as well as facilitate tourists from countries that have highest foot fall in India,” the Union Minister said
The Union Minister said that his ministry is working in close coordination with Health Department, Civil aviation dept., Home Affairs and External Affairs dept. to help tourists who are visiting India.