| Updated: Oct 17, 2017, 00:28 IST

MUMBAI: Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) will introduce a special theme, social tourism, among tourists in the state. It will organize tours to places that are important from the social welfare point of view.

Social tourism will be about visiting places where social welfare activities take place. Tours will be organized to Anandwan, Hemalkasa Somnath that belongs to social worker Prakash Amte, Ralegan Siddhi, a self-sufficient village by Anna Hazare and Ansarwada Sevalay Ambejogai, a rehabilitation spot for nomadic tribes and kids suffering from HIV, for a life-changing experience.

A workshop was organized last week by MTDC to introduce stakeholders to the concept.


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