Coverage in The Hindu Newspaper regarding our Karnataka’s Coastal Master Plan
Karnataka, which is keen to tap the tourism potential of its 320-km-long coast, has moved forward in the preparation of a Coastal Master Plan for the three coastal districts of the State.
It has identified IPE Global Ltd., an international development consultancy, to develop the master plan, which will include plans for preserving the ecosystem and for sustainable tourism on public-private partnership model, apart from evolving marketing and outreach strategies. The release said experts from IPE Global and other stakeholders have been discussing the tourism master plan since June.
The project consultants have set the end of the year as the target for completing the Coastal Master Plan. The completion will be based on milestone approvals, it said.