Goa Tourism Minister D Parulekar conferred with PATWA 2015 award
Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar has been conferred with the Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA) and Safari India South Asia Travel Award 2015.
He was bestowed with this award in the Best Tourism Minister category. With this he became first Goan tourism minister to win this prestigious award.
About Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA)
- PATA is a professional organisation of travel writers. It was founded in 1998 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
- It is an affiliate of United Nations (UN) and World Tourism Organization (WTO). It adheres to the fundamental principles UNESCO, UN and UNWTO.