Yatra signs MoU with Madhya Pradesh to promote homestays in the region
Bengaluru, March 02, 2017, India: Yatra.com, India’s leading online travel company, has signed an MoU with the Government of Madhya Pradesh to jointly promote homestays in the region. The MoU was signed by Mr Jaimon Mathew - GM operations MPSTDC and Mr Manish Bansal - GM Homestays, Yatra.com in the presence of AMD MP Tourism Ms Tanvi Sundariyal. The partnership will enable Yatra to promote all the state tourism approved homestays, wherein travelers can rent a room in the home of a local family (host) or the entire house.
With an intend of establishing itself as the largest homestayscurator of over 3000 homestays across 130 cities across India, come March theportal will sign two more MoU’s with the Governments of Odisha andChhattisgarh.
Speaking on the partnership, Mr. Sharat Dhall, COO (B2C),Yatra.com said, “We are pleased to announce this partnershipand aim to promote homestays in the state. We believe that this partnershipwill offer best-in-class stay experience for the tourists visiting the state.Strengthening our eco-system for homestays, we are aggressively working towardspromoting homestays across the country which will also generate employment forthe local population and help contribute to the economy of the nation.”
Yatra.com is closely working with the state Governments to promotehomestays. The company recently signed MoU with the Government of Uttrakhand,Andhra Pradesh and Gujrat. As a part of this partnership, Yatra will list over90 properties on its website and encourage the growth of homestays in MadhyaPradesh, giving tourists a very homely experience.