Tribal Circuit is one of the fifteen thematic circuits identified for development under Swadesh Darshan Scheme of Ministry of Tourism. Under Swadesh Darshan Scheme, Ministry aims to develop tourism infrastructure in the country in a planned and prioritized manner on the principles of high tourist value, competitiveness, sustainability, enriching tourist experience and creation of livelihood opportunities at local level.
The Ministry undertakes several promotional activities in the domestic and international markets for promotion of the varied tourism products and destinations of the country including tribal areas. The Ministry produces publicity material and collaterals in English and foreign languages; media campaigns are undertaken in the print and electronic media; familiarization tours for trade, media and opinion makers are undertaken from overseas to India under the Hospitality Scheme.
The details of projects sanctioned under Tribal circuit theme are as under:
|SI. No.||State/UT||Name of the Project||Amt. Sanctioned
(Rs. in crore)
|1.||Nagaland||Development of Tribal Circuit:Peren- Kohima- Wokha, Nagaland||97.36|
|2.||Chhattisgarh||Development of Tribal Circuit: Jashpur-Kunkuri-Mainpat- Ambikapur-Maheshpur-Ratanpur-Kurdar-SarodadadarGangrel- Kondagaon-Nathyanawagaon-Jagdalpur- Chitrakoot-Tirthgarh||99.94|
|3.||Telangana||Integrated Development of Tribal Circuit:Mulugu-Laknavaram-Medavaram-Tadvai- Damaravi- Mallur-Bogatha Waterfalls||84.40|
|4.||Nagaland||Development of Tribal circuit: Mokokchung-Tuensang-Mon||99.67|