India Tourism Development
Corporation (ITDC) a public sector undertaking celebrated
International Yoga Day for the well-being and happiness of its women employees.
The establishment organised a session on ”Yoga
& Healthcare for Women’’through
its Human Resource Development division- Ashok Institute of Hospitality and
Tourism Management (AIH&TM), at Hotel Samrat.
This one of a kind session was inaugurated by Ms. Ravneet Kaur, IAS,
Chairperson & Managing Director (C&MD), ITDC; Mr. Rajiv Anand,
Principal, AIH&TM, & GM HRD, ITDC and was attended by more than fifty
female staffs of the Delhi based units/division of ITDC.
The session by AIH&TM was aimed towards helping women employees understand and advocate the importance of this healthy practice and take it up as a part of their daily routine.
Yoga has long been considered as the perfect exercise for mind, body
and the soul and the program was aimed at making women self-aware, one with themselves,
be confident and feel empowered.
Sharing her experience, Ms. Ravneet Kaur, Chairperson & Managing
Director (C&MD), ITDC said, “Yoga
and meditation is like an inward journey where you start to feel one with your
own spirituality, body, mind and soul. I would say Yoga is an immensely
liberating experience and you emerge stronger, calmer and agile. It also has
many other long-term benefits.”
The Corporation is planning a series of such activities for the
well-being of its employees during the year.
About India Tourism
incorporated in 1966 with a mandate to develop and expand tourism
infrastructure in the country. The Corporation has been moving ahead with
consistent efforts on development, growth and world-class services and
amenities to its guests. Apart from running Hotels, the ITDC has diversified
into non-hotel sectors like Ticketing, Tours and Travels, Event Management,
Duty-Free Shopping, Publicity & Printing Consultancy, Engineering
Consultancy, mounting Sound & Light Shows, Hospitality education and skill
development– all under one roof.