Kathmandu: Nepal Association of Tour and Travel Agents (NATTA) has elected new executive committee under the chairmanship of senior tourism entrepreneur C N Pandey.
The office – bearers in new executive committee are Achyut Guragain (First Vice-chairperson), Sangeeta Jirel (Second Vice-chairperson), Ramesh Thapa (General Secretary), Sabita Bhattarai (Secretary), Ram Prasad Shrestha (Treasurer), and Surendra Bhattarai (Co-treasurer).
Similarly, the Annual General Meeting of NATTA elected nine members in the new executive committee. Members elected in the committee include Sudarshan Nepal, Dewaki Gurung, Furi Gyaljeng Sherpa, Amrit Kumar Dhakal, Ramesh Poudel, Raju Dhakal, Inu Thapa and Geeta Dhakal.
The first meeting of executive committee has nominated Shreeram Pandey and MD of Maitri Travels in the new committee.
C.N.Pandey secured 212 votes while his close contender Dipendra Kumar Sharma got 206 votes in the election . There were 467 voters in the NATTA election.
Newly elected chairman has committed to work together with all the tourism organizations and stakeholders for development of tourism in the country. Pandey is CEO of Samrat Tours and Travels.
Jan 13 , 2016