Odisha focuses on eco-tourism, aims to get 23 million tourists by 2021
Updated : July 17, 2018 07:50 PM IST
The state has shown growth of more than 8.5 percent in terms of overall tourist footfalls in the last five years.
The state indeed consists of a number of natural marvels including the Chilka Lake, the world's second-largest lagoon spread over 1,100 km across Puri, Khurda and Ganjam districts.
In 2016-17, Odisha recorded over 13.1 million tourist arrivals against 12.1 million in 2015-16.
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