Udupi, Jan 12, 2019: K. Raghupati Bhat, MLA, said on Friday that Udupi should become a centre for heli-tourism as the three coastal districts had a lot of beautiful and eye-catching spots.
He was speaking after inaugurating the three-day helicopter joy ride facility organised by the district administration here. The facility is available at the Adiudupi helipad here.
Mr. Bhat said that the provision of heli-tourism facility would attract more tourists to the coastal districts of Udupi, Dakshina Kannada and Uttara Kannada.
Yashpal Suvarna, president of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi Fish Marketing Federation, Sudhesh Shetty, head of agency in charge of development of Malpe and St. Mary’s Island, Roshan Kumar Shetty, Assistant Director of Sports and Youth Services, were present.