Port Blair, Sept. 26: Together with the rest of the World, the World Tourism Day -2023 will be celebrated in these Islands too with befitting programmes by the Tourism Department tomorrow (Sept. 27). The theme for this year’s celebration is ‘Tourism & Green Investments’. The main function of the World Tourism Day will be held from 5.30 pm onwards at Dr. BR Ambedkar auditorium, Mohanpura wherein a colourful cultural programme will be presented. The Secretary, IP&T, Shri Binay Bhushan, IAS, will be the chief guest on the occasion while the Special Secretary (IP&T), Ms Nandini Maharaj will be the guest of honour.

Apart from cultural programmes, prizes will also be distributed to the winners of various competitions organized by Tourism Department as part of the celebrations. The general public have been invited to witness the cultural programme and be seated by 4.45 pm.