A difficult phase
Hospitality Talk|August - September 2020
J.K. Mohanty, CMD, Swosti Group says that there is a need for the government to incentivise the hotel industry in Odisha so that it is on a par with other states. Also, changes in policies would help the industry to survive.
Nisha Verma

J.K Mohanty, CMD, Swosti Group, has said that they have been in touch with the government at all levels to represent the plight of the hospitality sector. “On behalf of hotel industry and tourism sector, we are continuously interacting/following-up with both Central as well as state governments, highlighting various issues that are being faced by the hotel industry during this COVID pandemic. Although both the governments are extending some relaxations in terms of EMI payments to the banks, bar license fees, etc., we are hopeful that the government would declare a good relief package for the hotel industry for its survival,” he informs.

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