There has been traction in lodge bookings because of election-related journey by political get together leaders and members of the media in West Bengal, he stated.
“There has been good demand for occupancy in Kolkata and districts due to the election. It is contributing to the revival of the industry,” Hotel and Restaurants Association of Eastern India secretary Sudesh Poddar informed PTI.
In the West Bengal meeting polls, the BJP is making an attempt to dethrone the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress which seeks to return to energy for the third consecutive time period.
Demands for rooms are coming primarily from the BJP as its high to mid-level leaders are staying for poll-related works, a supply in a high lodge in Kolkata stated.
“Rooms are being booked by the members of the nationwide media who’re protecting the election, stated an official of one other lodge, who declined to be quoted.
With the coronavirus pandemic, India’s hospitality and tourism sector suffered three quarters of financial wipeout estimated to be as much as Rs 15 lakh crore, and the business was desperately trying ahead to authorities help to outlive and get better in 2021.
West Bengal has a capability of over 1000-1200 5 star luxurious room keys.