Kautilya Academy 05-09-2020
During the meet, India proposed the following
Lately, BRICS countries are holding cultural exchange programmes. This is to develop tourism and increase people-to-people contact.
Currently, Incredible India is one of the international marketing campaigns launched by the Indian Government to develop tourism in the country.
India does not hold any of such above agreements with its BRICS partners. However, India is taking steps to bring in such programmes. India introduced e-visa facilities to Russia, China and Brazil tourists.
South Africa, of all the other BRICS countries, has eased Visa norms for Indians. Indians were ranked 16th among arriving foreign tourists in Russia.