Siliguri, 15th October: The North East Tour Operators’ Association staged a protest for making baseless allegations against one of their members on social media. It is reported that a person named Pradeep Gorai made a booking on the 1st of this month from Vaidyanath Tours & Travels to travel in Darjeeling, Pelling, and Gangtok. Later, during the tour, the person had some differences with the organization and he accused the organization of fraud by posting it on social media.
In a press conference held at the Siliguri Journalists Club today, Kaushik Kar, the assistant secretary of the North East Tour Operators Association, denied all the allegations. He also alleged that such incidents had a bad effect on the tourism industry in North Bengal.