Tourism Minister Mr. Ajgaonkar welcomes onset of charter season


Tourism Minister Mr. Ajgaonkar welcomes onset of charter season:-Tourism season officially commences in Goa today

Hon’ble  Minister for Tourism, Govt of Goa, Mr. Manohar Ajgaonkar today welcomed the first charter flight from Russia to Goa stating that this arrival officially commenced the tourism season for 2018-19. Mr. Manohar Ajgaonkar today said, ''We are delighted that the number of direct flights from Russia to Goa is increasing and each flight will bring in a good number of passengers. The safety and security of tourists will always be given top priority and I am sure that they will definitely have an exciting holiday this tourism season.”
The first charter flight from Russia arrived at the Goa International Airport, Dabolim, today marks the beginning of tourist season in Goa for the year 2018-19. Rossiya airlines brought its first charter flight of Russian tourists to Goa at around 5.15 hrs with  522 passengers.
A team of officials from Department of Tourism, Government of Goa and the Goa Tourism Development Corporation welcomed the tourists at the Goa Airport. The tourists were presented with roses and sweets and were greeted with a brass band and musical entertainment.