Thiruvananthapuram: The Facebook page of Kerala Tourism has surpassed other state tourism associations by climbing to first place.
The Facebook page of Kerala Tourism received first place in a Facebook ranking based on total engagement with tourists. Encouraged reactions, shares and comments on the site between January 1 and December 31, 2017.  The Kerala Tourism site pushed the Facebook page of the Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Departments to second place with 1.5 million likes to emerge as a top page. The Gujarat Tourism Facebook page came in third.
Facebook recently released data on the leading Facebook pages of government agencies, ministries and political parties in India. P Bala Kiran, Director of Kerala Tourism, was honored on Wednesday at Nitin Saluja's New York Facebook office, Public Policy Manager (India, South and Central Asia).
Kadakampally Surendran, Honorable Minister of Cooperation, Tourism and Devaswom, Government of Kerala has congratulated the entire team on this great achievement.
About the Performance, Rani George, Secretary, Department of Tourism Kerala said: "Kerala Tourism has been successful in explaining the reasons why Kerala is a travel destination that should be on every traveler's itinerary has passed this message to millions around the world, and the new Facebook laurel is indeed encouraging. "
P Balakiran, director of Kerala Tourism, said," Kerala Tourism's activities on Facebook and other social Media space has been focused and proactive, providing travelers from India and overseas with interesting and innovative posts on the various projects and activities of the department, ranking at a time when Kerala Tourism's budget for digital marketing is 15%. and communicated in an exciting way with people all over the world. "
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