Sunil Kumar, former acting president of Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI) has been elected as the president for tenure of two years (2015-17). TAAI concluded its 64th Annual General Meeting and elections. A total of 745 votes were cast out of which Kumar bagged 284 votes. The other presidential candidates Harmandeep Singh Anand and Rajji Rai got 239 and 219 votes respectively.
Kumar said, “It is a great feeling to win the election. I thank the members of TAAI for showing confidence on our team. The turn outs have been fantastic this year. Our immediate agenda will be to form committees and assign responsibilities. We would like to have a stronger connect with the government. We want to evolve this association to make it relevant for today’s time. Our focus will be on training and upgrading our members.”
Other office bearers who elected are Marzban Antia as the vice president, Lokesh Bettaiah as the Secretary General and Jay Bhatia as the Treasurer.