Pokhara—Tourism entrepreneur Biplab Paudel has been nominated as an executive member of Nepal Tourism Board. A meeting of council of ministers Monday decided to pick Paudel in that post following the recommendation of Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation Minister Rabindra Adhikari.
Paudel, who is also an executive director of Barahai Hospitality group, will be remained in NTB for 3 years. Paudel is also a working committee member of Nepal Tourism Year 2020. He had already worked as a member of Nepal Tourism Year 2011. Paudel is also a mastermind of popular Chaliye Pokhara Campaign run by Paschimanchal Hotel Association Pokhara (PHAP). He is the former chairman of PHAP and the central member of Hotel Association Nepal.
Minister Adhikari also nominated Pampha Dhamala as an executive member of NTB. Dhamal is a trekking entrepreneur of Nepal. Paudel and Dhamala have been picked as board member following the tenure completion of Krishna Aryal and Purna Bahadur Kunwar.