When was the tourism policy implemented in Jharkhand?

Jharkhand had announced its first ever tourism policy in 2015.

What is the importance of tourism in Jharkhand?

It has many revered places of worship too, which make it an attractive destination for not just tourists but pilgrims as well. While the mining of natural resources is the backbone of Jharkhand’s economy, the tourism sector also plays a remarkable role in its economic growth.

What is Jharkhand best known for?

Jharkhand is famous for its rich mineral resources like Uranium, Mica, Bauxite, Granite, Gold, Silver, Graphite, Magnetite, Dolomite, Fireclay, Quartz, Fieldspar, Coal (32% of India), Iron, Copper (25%of India) etc. Forests and woodlands occupy more than 29% of the state which is amongst the highest in India.

Who is the tourism minister of Jharkhand?

Department Officials Contact Details

Sl# Name of the Officers Phone
1 Rahul Kumar Sinha (I.A.S.) 0651-2400493

How tourism helps the state grow?

It enhances economic growth by augmenting the foreign exchange reserves [38], stimulating investments in new infrastructure, human capital and increases competition [9], promoting industrial development [34], creates jobs and hence to increase income [34], inbound tourism also generates positive externalities [1, 14] …

How would you describe Jharkhand?

Jharkhand (/ˈdʒɑːrkənd/; Hindi: [d͡ʒʱɑːɾkʰəɳɖ]; meaning ‘the land of forests’) is a state in eastern India. The state shares its border with the states of West Bengal to the east, Chhattisgarh to the west, Uttar Pradesh to the northwest, Bihar to the north and Odisha to the south.

Who is the famous place of Jharkhand?

Ranchi. Ranchi is one of the best places to visit in Jharkhand that offers you the divine view of some of the best waterfalls in India. It is the capital of Jharkhand and is known as ‘the City of Waterfalls. ‘ Ranchi is one place, which is so rich in mineral resources that it is named as the ‘Manchester of the East.