New Delhi, September 21, 2015: The National Tourism Award under the category – Best Tourism friendly Golf Course, was presented to Telangana Tourism for developing the world-class Golf Course at Golconda fort, under Public-Private partnership with Hyderabad Golf Association.

Dr. Christina Z. Chongthu, IAS, Managing Director, TSTDC received the award from President of India Pranab Mukherjee at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi in the presence of Mahesh Sarma, Union Minister for Tourism.

N. Ramesh Reddy, President, Hyderabad Golf Association, was also present on the occasion. Telangana State received two more National Tourism Awards for Medical Tourism for Apollo Hospitals and another award for Leonia Convention Centre.