All hotels to become differently abled friendly

New Delhi, Aug 5 (PTI) In line with international best practices, government has now made it mandatory for all hotels to become differently abled friendly.  Existing and new hotels of all categories all over the country would now have to comply with the requirements for the differently abled persons in respect of accessibility, special rooms with bathrooms and facilities in the public area by September 1, 2010, according to the revised guidelines.

Tourism Ministry has tried to address major concerns to make the classification norms friendlier for differently abled persons by adopting the international best practices, an official release said.  In order to keep abreast with the contemporary requirements of the hospitality industry, Ministry has recently reviewed the norms for approval of hotel projects and guidelines for classification of hotels.



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