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| Extension Of Date For Registration Of Homestays In Karnataka |
Department of Tourism, Government of Karnataka had launched an Online Portal in www.karnatakatourism.org for registration of homestays in Karnataka. During the previous press release dated 15/11/2016, it was informed that the last date for registering homestays was 01/12/2016. However homestay owners association have cited various reasons for not being able to register their homestays and have requested the Department of Tourism for extension of last date.
The last date for registering homestays has been extended till 26/01/2017 and no further extension of date will be provided by the Department of Tourism. Government intends to promote healthy and safe environment for tourists, and in this endeavor seeks cooperation of all homestays across the state. Homestays that do not register by 26th January 2017 will be deemed illegal and action will be taken, penalties will be imposed.