The need to establish this platform
arose on account of Municipal Licensing of Hotels & Restaurants
for levying high fees/taxes and erratic classification. A special
meeting was therefore, convened to discuss the issue and an ad-hoc
committee was formed under the presidentship of Mr. M.Damani in
It was later unanimously agreed to
register the body framing Aims & Objectives. The constitution
and bye-laws were drafted approved and finally registered vide Regn.
No. 123 with Registrar of Companies, Jaipur under the name and style
In line with the
constitution and bye-law the election was held and Mr.M.Damani was
declared as founder President and Mr.Harbhajan Singh as the founder
Secretary along with his team of six executive members.
The area of
operation : Within the municipal limits of Udaipur.
The Strength :
Present membership is 96.
Objectives : To promote Tourism and its related activities on
ethical standards within the rules and regulations of the government
and the local bodies, and to protect the interest of its members.
Function : The
Association meets once a month besides special/emergent meetings as
and when required to discuss various problems faced from time to
time in a friendly atmosphere. The active participation of the
members is growing, making it more stronger and healthier.
The Association has
so far organised several seminars, symposiums and talks in fulfillment
of its objectives. The Association has been instrumental in
highlighting problems confronting the growth of hospitality industry
in respect of Air-Rail-Road transportation, Clean, Hygienic and
inexpensive accommodation. It has also had the pleasure of inviting
Central and State Ministers besides other Consultative Committee
Members for a dialogue on tourism promotional plans.