The Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO), the apex body of Incoming tours operators in India, has elected Rajiv Mehra of Uday Tours and Travels as its president for 2023. Since there was no other nomination in competition, Mehra has been elected unopposed. The Hony Treasurer and Hony Joint Secretary positions have also been unopposed reelected from the current EC. Sunil Mishra from Cosmo Tours & Travels and Viney Tyagi from Uni Crystal Holidays will continue to hold office in new term 2023 – 2025.
This was the first time in the history of the IATO elections that six office bearers were elected unopposed, which include the President, Rajiv Mehra – Uday Tours & Travels Pvt. Ltd., Sr. Vice President, Rajnish Kaistha – Paradise Holidays India Pvt. Ltd., Vice President, Ravi Gosain, Erco Travels Pvt. Ltd., Hony. Secretary, Sanjay Razdan, Razdan Holidays, Hony. Treasurer, Sunil Mishra – Cosmos Tours & Travels, and Hony. Joint Secretary, Viney Tyagi – Uni Crystal Holidays Pvt. Ltd. IATO Elections 2023 for all other positions will take place at The Ashoka hotel in Delhi on April 18.