MPSTDC makes pact with MakeMyTrip to promote homestays


Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation (MPSTDC) has signed a MoU with MakeMyTrip to promote tourism mainly its homestay scheme. The travel company would promote and help in implementing the State-run MPSTDC’s scheme for tourists. The MoU was signed between Jamon Mathew, General Manager, MPSTDC and Swapnil Vats of MakeMyTrip.

An official claimed there has been a good response to the programme up to now saying, “So far, 82 people have registered themselves under the home-stay scheme. The highest number of them, 26 is in Indore followed by Bhopal at 13.”

Among others, nine each have registered themselves in Ujjain and Pachmarhi, five in Amarkantak and four each in Jabalpur, Gwalior and Balaghat. The scheme is meant for the owners of apartments/ bungalows/ cottages at the places of tourist interests.