The Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) received online bookings, a facility that it started for the first time, worth Rs 47.5 lakh on the very first day. MTDC opened bookings for its resorts for the period from October 1, 2012 to March 31, 2012 from September 10 onwards this year.
Dr Jagdish Patil, Managing Director, MTDC, said, “We attribute this success to the trust of people on us. We have over 70 properties across the state. Our excellent services and beautiful properties have always been attracting tourists from various corners of the country and abroad. The online facilities are available during off season. This year, we extended it to the upcoming season as well.”