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Indian tourism industry fears fallout from sexual assaults

A number of high profile sexual assaults against women in India have cast a shadow on the country's thriving tourism industry.

Many countries have updated their travel advice, warning women to take extra caution when travelling in India.

Fearing the impact on the tourism sector of such measures, the Indian Association of Tour Operators has demanded the formation of tourism police and helplines for tourists in India.

BBC Hindi's Shalu Yadav reports from Delhi.

  • 28 Mar 2013
  • From the section India
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