Hon’ble Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, Transport and Tourism minister Sushanta Chowdhury met with the former captain of the Indian cricket team, Sourav Ganguly at his residence in Kolkata on Tuesday (23rd May, 2023). To discuss the prospects of appointing Sourav Ganguly as the Brand Ambassador for tourism in Tripura.
“Who could be a more popular personality than our beloved Dada Sourav Ganguly, the former captain of the Indian cricket team, to promote Tripura’s tourism to the world? As a part of this plan, I met former captain of the Indian cricket team Sourav Ganguly at his residence Behala, Kolkata to have a courtesy meeting with him as well as an important meeting to discuss various issues related to this matter”, Hon’ble Transport and Tourism minister Sushanta Chowdhury said.
“It’s a matter of great pride that former captain of Indian cricket team Shri Sourav Ganguly Ji has accepted our proposal to be the Brand Ambassador of Tripura Tourism. Had a telephonic conversation with him today. I am confident that Shri Ganguly Ji’s participation will definitely give an impetus to the state’s tourism sector”, Hon’ble Chief Minister Dr. Manik Saha tweeted.