The tourism sector in Jammu and Kashmir is the breadwinner for the majority of the UT’s population.
- Tourism industry in Jammu and Kashmir receives setback due to second wave of COVID-19
- The tourism sector contributes 8% to Union Territory’s GDP
Srinagar: As the second wave of COVID-19 burdened India’s health infrastructure and shattered economic stability, the tourism industry was no exception. Jammu and Kashmir, one of the Union Territories of India, is one of the biggest tourist attractions of the country. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has also dealt a massive shock to the tourism sector of Jammu and Kashmir.
Jammu and Kashmir, also known as Jannat-e-Benazeer, is known for its…