This state has the Silicon City of India and a whole array of health spas. A range of architecture depicted through its palaces, temples, mausoleums, monuments and ruins. Sanctuaries, national parks and waterfalls, along with endless beaches, scenic hills and modern cityscapes are abundant here
Incentives offered by Karnataka
(i) A maximum of four children’s films including those which have won the State Government’s best children’s film awards are eligible for a special encouragement subsidy of Rs. 25 lakh each.
(ii) A maximum of four qualitative films based on historical and tourism promotional films are eligible for a special subsidy of Rs. 25 lakh each.
(iii) A maximum of five qualitative films completely based on best literary works are eligible for a special subsidy of Rs. 15 lakh each.
(i) Films to be evaluated on a scale of 100 by a committee headed by the additional chief secretary.
(ii) On screen timing should be at least three minutes for songs and at least five minutes for movie sequence.
(iii) Film must showcase at least three out of 319 identified tourist destinations.
(iv) Films get an incentive of up to Rs. 2.5 crores that score 90 and above (Category A) while the films scoring 75-90 (Category B) get up to Rs. 1 crore.
For More Information Contact
M Ravikumar, Director, Department of Information and Public Relations Tel: 080-22028001, 080-22028002
State Website: http://www.karnatakatourism.org/