Travel industry sees a pickup in demand in run-up to festivals
Travel firms are optimistic that travel bookings will pick up further in the coming months and peak during Dussehra and Diwali holidays. There has been a jump of over 400% in advance bookings in Jul-Sept for the Diwali week (4-7 Nov)
Travel demand has picked up in the run up to the festive season. Bookings for air, rail, and road travel witnessed a significant jump for the long weekend of Ganesh Chaturthi, which will be celebrated on 10 September.