14New Delhi, September 21, 2015: Eco Rent a Car, a leading car rental and ground Transportation Company, has achieved the first position from the National Tourism Award, for its outstanding performance as a Tourist Transport Operator in Category I(Rs1.50 crore and above). The company has received the recognition for the assessment year 2013-14. It was awarded at a function organised at the Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi on 18th September, 2015. The Hon’ble President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee graced the event as its chief guest.

Rajesh Loomba, MD of ECO Rent a Car stated, “It is a matter of great pride for the entire team of Eco Rent a Car to have received such a prestigious award, that too by the President of the country. We are happy that the work we have done as a Tourist Transport Operator has been acknowledged and appreciated. The recognition has motivated our team and service delivery associates to be consistent in our effort of providing our customers with the best-in-class means of transport and carry out our work with more zeal and enthusiasm.”

Aditya Loomba, Director of ECO Rent A  Car stated “Ground Transportation industry is still in its infancy stage and there are multiple opportunities to exponentially grow the business across various market segments. We are eager to partner with best in class stakeholders to tap these opportunities”.

The National Tourism Awards are conferred annually by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India across a spectrum of sectors like travel, tourism and hospitality. These are awarded to classified hotels, approved travel agents, tour operators, tourist transport operators, state governments/union territories, heritage hotels, individuals and private organisations for their excellent work in their specific segments.