Aamir Khan to be brand ambassador for "Atithi Devo Bhava" Campaign
New Delhi, Aug 8 (ANI): Bollywood actor Aamir Khan to be brand ambassador for 'Atithi Devo Bhava' Campaign for the Union Ministry of Tourism.
This was decided at a meeting here today between the Union Tourism and Culture Minister Ambika Soni and Aamir Khan.
Khan will promote the Tourism Ministry's efforts both for domestic and foreign tourists through Ad-campaigns in print and electronic media to increase social awareness about the needs of the domestic and foreign tourists specially women tourists.
Addressing the media persons after the meeting Khan said he will not charge anything from the Ministry of Tourism for such campaigns.
Soni said the mass appeal of the noted actor will further boost Tourism Ministry's efforts to make people aware about the safety and security of tourists, hygiene, sanitation and vandalisation of historical monuments.
She said her Ministry's efforts will be to have an idea exchange with Khan on how to sensitize people against harassment of tourists particularly women tourists.
"Tourism sector has vast potential both for employment generation and better income for those who are associating with it," she said.
"Safe guarding of our rich cultural heritage while promoting tourism is an important issue and the association of Khan will definitely bring desired results," she added. (ANI)
Read More: Amjad Ali Khan | Delhi | Rewla Khan Pur Gdbo | Puthimangal Khan | Dhani Khan Bahadur | Bhaini Mian Khan Bo | Kot Badal Khan | Bassi Jalal Khan | Bassi Daulat Khan | Sher Khan Wala | Khan Shaib | Khan Alampur | Soni Khera | Soni | Soni Chapral | Aami | Khan Mirzapur | Shahrukh Khan | Genghis Khan | Aamir Khan | Bollywood | Salman Khan | Hospitality and Tourism Management
BIHAR WOMAN LEGISLATOR DRAGGED THROUGH ASSEMEBLY
August 1, 2014 at 8:34 PM
JUVENILE LAW SHOULD BE AMENDED SAYS MAMTA SHARMA
August 1, 2014 at 7:47 PM
UPSC QUESTION PAPERS SHOULD BE SET IN ALL LANGUAGES: DMK
August 1, 2014 at 7:46 PM
UPSC ROW: JITENDRA SINGH ASKS TIME TO STUDY REPORT
August 1, 2014 at 7:45 PM
SAHARASHREE TO STAY IN TIHAR CONFERENCE HALL FOR TEN DAYS
August 1, 2014 at 7:43 PM
RGV's and Vishnu's next titled 'Anukshanam'
August 1, 2014 at 7:28 PM