Bollywood actress Dia Mirza will promote Japan in India.
The Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO), Japan Tourism Agency (JTA) and Embassy of Japan organised an event in Delhi to commemorate the 60th year of diplomatic relations between the two counties.
Motonari Adachi, Executive Director for JNTO at Singapore Office, while felicitating Ms. Mirza, said, “We appreciate Mirza’s valuable support to our promotional campaign in the Indian market. India is one of the key focus markets for us to attract tourists to Japan and we have witnessed a remarkable recovery from the Indian market.” In first eight months of 2012, the number of total Indian visitor arrivals stood at 45,200; which is an impressive 18.4% growth compared to the same period in the year 2011.
Ms. Mirza said she was thrilled and privileged to be associated with destination Japan – a land of endless discovery of natural beauty, traditions, diverse culture, cuisine and art.