Wednesday, November 22, 2017

New flights likely from Bhopal for Delhi, other major cities

Bhopal: Four new flights are expected to start from Bhopal from February ensuring better connectivity with major cities. These flights would connect Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Nagpur.

This information was given by the airport officials at the meeting of Rajabhoj Airport Environment Management Committee on Tuesday. According to the airport officials, the private airlines would start four new flights and would connect Nagpur as well as Delhi, Mumbai and Ahmedabad.

The meeting chaired by the commissioner Ajatshatru Shrivastava also discussed issues related to garbage management around the airport area. Special instructions were given to the officials of Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) to make appropriate arrangements to stop birds in the area around the airport.

BMC officials were told to ensure that garbage is cleaned everyday to keep the area clean. The BMC were told that they could use crackers to shoo away the birds from that area. Birds are a big nuisance and danger for the aeroplanes, said commissioner.
22/11/17 Central Chronicle