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Bihar State Tourism Development Corporation

Bihar State Tourism Development Corporation (Hindi: बिहार राज्य पर्यटन विकास निगम), (abbreviated as BSTDC), is a body of the Government of Bihar responsible for the development of tourism in the Indian state of Bihar. It was established in 1980 to develop tourism in the state. The BSTDC is head-quartered at Patna and has offices across all the districts of Bihar. The agency also operates hotels,[2] resorts, and tourist rest houses in key locations in the state. The corporation provides travellers with information about Bihar to promote travel to and in the country. It operates Tourist Information Centres as well as a website. The BSTDC disseminates information about transportation, lodging, food and beverage, and sight-seeing.

Bihar State Tourism Development Corporation Limited
बिहार राज्य पर्यटन विकास निगम
BSTDC Logo.jpg
Agency overview
HeadquartersBeer Chand Patel Path, Patna -800001
25°36′5″N 85°7′33″E / 25.60139°N 85.12583°E / 25.60139; 85.12583
Minister responsible
  • PRAMOD KUMAR, Minister Tourism
Agency executives
  • PANKAJ KUMAR, IAS, (Chairman)
  • INAYAT KHAN, IAS[1], (Managing Director)
Parent departmentTourism Department, Government of Bihar


Tourist Information CentresEdit

BSTDC have several tourist reception centres in all major cities and tourist centres, from where conducted tours start and end, in addition to providing complementary information about tourist destinations, maps and guides.[3]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ BSTDC administration
  2. ^ Sopam, Reena (1 September 2013). "Due to rupee fall, even moksha to cost more in Gaya!". Hindustan Times. Patna. Archived from the original on 9 August 2014. Retrieved 13 August 2017.
  3. ^

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