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Thursday, July 29, 2010
Chhattisgarh Tourism Dept offers 50% concession to senior itizens
Chhattisgarh wooing senior citizen tourists
Raipur, July 26 (2010) – Senior citizen tourists in Chhattisgarh will get 50 percent concession if they stay in state government-run hotels, a statement said Monday.
'There will be a flat 50 percent concession in room rent for senior citizens staying in hotels, motels and guest houses run by the Chhattisgarh Tourism Board (CTB),' a government release said.
It added that senior citizens have to produce their photo-identity cards such as voter I-card, driving licence or passport as proof of age.