Shillong, May 26: Meghalaya government has launched an app called M-TIME (Meghalaya Tourist Information Management and Engagement) and the Tourism Survey 2020 for hotels, guest-houses, home-stays, tour operators, travel agents, tour guides and self-employed individuals in the tourism sector.
“The purpose of the survey is to gather data on the disruption caused to the tourism sector across the State owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. This information will help the Government to come up with suitable policies that will support those stakeholder engaged in the tourism sector,” Dr Vijay Kumar, Commissioner and Secretary, Tourism Department stated.
The department urged all hotel owners, guest house owners, home-stay owners, tour operators, travel agents and tour guides and self-employed individuals in the tourism sector to register.
To register, one can download the app at Google Playstore or fill the form through the link https://app.meghalayatourism.in/provider/
“If you still face any difficulty, please contact Mr Philip Tariang, Assistant Director, Directorate of Tourism at 7308952956 or any of the Tourist Officers in your respective districts. Contact Details are at http://megtourism.gov.in/tourismoffices.html
The last date for the online registration and survey will end on 15th June, 2020,” Kumar said.