Srinagar— Leading travel dealers from Kashmir and different stakeholders have been honored at a glittering awards rite organized via Vivanta at Taj.

The rite that coincided with Vivanta’s finishing 8 years inside the lodge business in Kashmir, befell in the front of a packed target market of excursion operators, hoteliers, travel sellers, media people and authorities officers from around Kashmir.

Mohammad Altaf and Manzoor Ahmad and Amir Manzoor who’re the co-owners of the Hotel together with Vishal Sharma, General Manager of Vivanta Dalview, gave away awards to pinnacle performers throughout the yr 2016-19.

Travel agents and tour operators were categorized as Enthusiastic 10, Potential 20 and the Top 20.

The first position in FIT was bagged with the aid of Mazda Travels, the first position in GIT went to Elizabeth Travels, 2d Position FIT/GIT become given to Shangloo Travels Pvt Ltd, and 1/3 function FIT/GIT went to Dastan Tours & Travels. Greengold Holidays changed into in particular awarded for the Top overall performance FIT for the remaining economic 12 months.

Special awards have been also given for the merchandising of International Markets.

Shangloo Travels bagged the award for South Asia marketplace, Distant Holidays bagged for Middle East marketplace even as Mantana Travels changed into awarded for South Africa market.

In the Outstanding Ability class, Best Female Entrepreneur become given to Nazia Gul from Travelecious Kashmir who additionally bagged the award for excellent Female Travel Associate. Elizabeth Travels took any other Award for Best Banquet Sales Support, Best newcomer award changed into given to Sadabahar Travels. Best male travel accomplice went to Owais from Shangloo Travels.

Mukhtar Ahmed of Professional Image Centre was given the first-rate photoshoot award, Rayees Wani of Highend 360 bagged the award for a first-class video shoot and Baba Mudasir changed into offered as satisfactory traveler guide English (Adventure).

J&K Bank was given the award for exceptional corporate commercial enterprise help, Hospitality & Protocol was offered for great Government Sector and enterprise support and KCC&I changed into presented for a great organizational business guide.

Royal Springs Golf direction was presented for nice-golfing support, Tulip Garden (Floriculture dept), Forest Dept, Srinagar Municipal Corporation, Dachigam National Park, J&K Police, Paramilitary forces, Food & Safety Dept, HDFC Bank Karan Nagar Branch had been awarded in Outstanding Ability category.

Tariq Ahmed General Secretary of J&K Hoteliers Club became also presented on the event as a special invitee.

The high-quality Event Management Support went Kashmir Movie Tone and group which controlled the show with excessive energy AV setup, Posh Enterprise changed into presented for best printing Support, Flower Gallery became offered excellent Florist support, Abid Ali bagged the award of pleasant Young Singing Icon, Sulaiman become presented for pleasant Retro singer, Tariq Ahmed become offered for best Event Photographer.

Special awards were given to Kashmir Observer, Greater Kashmir, Rising Kashmir, Khyen Chyen (Food & Beverages magazine) and RED FM.

Director of Sales Basharat Rashid gave an in depth presentation approximately the performances, awards, and incentives offered to the tour marketers of the nation in particular Kashmir valley.

He highlighted that such events are very essential for encouraging youth and capability marketers of the tourism industry and said that Tata institution is devoted to promoting the tourism and hospitality region within the state.

Director Tourism Kashmir Nisar Ahmed Wani, Managing Director JKCCC Shamim Wani, Director SKICC Javed Bakshi, Dy. Director Hospitality and Protocol Manzoor Ahmed, Principal IHM Shabir Ahmed had been a gift on the rite who have been additionally awarded by means of the inn in Outstanding Capabilities class.