Noida, 27th September: A national conference was held at Marwah Studios on 27th September on the eve of World Tourism Day to promote global travel and tourism business. Veteran co-operator and freedom fighter- Padmabhushan Shivajirao Giridhar Patil inaugurated the ceremony and Dr Dinesh Executive Director NCUI, Government of India was guest of honour.
Sandeep Marwah, Managing Director of National Federation of Tourism & Transport Co-operatives of India Ltd., greeted all the delegates. “Tourism plays a predominant role in the world economy and certainly espouses national integration and brotherhood”, said Sandeep Marwah, the Ambassador of International Human Rights Organisation affiliated to United Nations .He also a read a message from Bann ki-Moon and announced that NFTC will convene the 7th International Conference on cooperatives to coincide with the AAFT 7th Global Film Festival Noida 2014.
Kamna Kashyap-Sharma Deputy Director, Co-operation, MOA- Govt. of India, B.K. Mishra, M.D. –Fishcopfed, Advocate W.H. Rizvi, Ex. Executive Director of NCDC-Govt. of India, Advocate Pritviraj Sikka- Supreme Court of India, Himanshu Kumar- internationally acknowledged amputee athlete player, Sameer Bhatnagar- MD GWH Welfare Foundation, Advocate Shri Sunil Gupta- Director, Delhi State Co-operative Union Ltd., Basudeva Choudhury- Sr. Manager, Bharat Parikrama-a division of National Yuva Cooperative Society Ltd., Dr. Maharishi Mudgal Dev-Member-International Universities Association-Paris- France participated in the seminar.
H.H. Acharya Satyendra Narayan -President, Confederation World Religions, Swami Vrajendranandan Das- PRO-ISCKON India, Swami Buddhimanta Dasa, PRO-ISCKON Noida, Chandrakant N. Kharade – Patil, PS to MD NFTC and Business Development Coordinator- Global Co-operative Movement, Radio Noida and Gaurang Harit, CEO- Travinspire were also present there.
Premiere of a documentary film on ‘National Federation of Fishermen’s Cooperatives Ltd.’ took place during the same. B.K. Mishra, M.D. –Fishcopfed felicitated Raghav Marwah the producer,Sushi Bharti the director and Chandrakant N. Kharade Patil production controller of the film. M.S. Talwar, Senior Director of NFTC paid vote of thanks.