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Telangana Witnesses 60% Rise In Foreign Tourists:- It may be a huge surprise but Telangana is slowly turning out to be the favorite tourism destination spot for foreign tourists. The recently released data revealed that the graph in Telangana tourism witnessed huge growth. The figures said that the rise in the percentage in foreign tourists to the state came up by 60%. The state witnessed 2.51 lakh foreigners arriving the state. This is 60% more than the figure of 2016.
After the formation of the special state, Telangana witnessed 75,171 arrivals in 2014 and the number has been coming up every year. The tourism officials revealed that the national and international conferences along with cultural programmes, food festivals made several foreigners visit the state. Telangana tourism department has been conducting promotional activities and is widely promoting tourism all over. The department revealed that the number of foreigners visiting the state will cross 2 lakhs by the end of this year.
Telangana Government too has been making efforts to increase the foreign tourists and they are expecting ten lakh visitors by 2025.