Shri Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Haryana will lay the Foundation Stone of a state-of-the-art Convention Centre at Flamingo Tourist Complex, Hisar on Thursday, 17th October, 2013 at 12.00 noon. The ceremony will be presided over by Shri Ram Kishan Fouji, Chief Parliamentary Secretary, Tourism Department, in the gracious presence of Smt. Savitri Jindal, MLA, Hisar, Shri Chakrvrty Sharma, Chairman, Haryana Tourism Corporation,
and Shri Vijai Vardhan, Principal Secretary, Tourism Department, Haryana The construction of the Convention Centre is expected to cost Rs. 714.39 lacs and the same is being funded entirely by the State Government.
Mrs Sumita Misra informed that Haryana Tourism Corporation is developing world-class tourism infrastructure, both in public and private sectors across the State. The Haryana Tourism Corporation has previously commissioned prestigious Convention Centres at Surajkund, Faridabad and at Tilyar Lake, Rohtak. The construction of the Convention Centres at Haryana Tourism’s Tourist Complexes at Hodal and Dharuhera has since been completed. The construction work of the Convention Centre at Red Bishop, Panchkula is also in full swing. In the past, the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India has also given the National Award to Haryana Tourism for Promotion of MICE Tourism in the year 2008-09.