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Bhutan ponders boom in tourism

30 October 2013 Last updated at 04:20 GMT

Tourism is on the rise in the Himalayan nation of Bhutan - last year it welcomed a record 100,000 visitors after years of isolation.

Now the mainly Buddhist nation is seeking more sources of economic growth, and the government is facing calls to drop restrictions on tourism further, as Anbarasan Ethirajan reports.