Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Someswara Rao thanks Civil Aviation Minister

Port Blair: Mr. R. Someswara Rao, Councillor, Ward No.2 of Port Blair Municipal Council expressed his gratitude to the Civil Aviation Minister Mr. Ashok Gajapathi Raju Garu for his efforts for introducing flight services to Port Blair- Vishakapatnam Sector. He also thanked Lieutenant Governor, Member of Parliament and the local youths of Haddo, Ward No. 02 for their struggle for the same. The matter was kicked off after the visit of a team of civic body members of the PBMC  which included Mr. B. Eswar Rao (Ex-Chairperson), Mr. Someswara Rao (Councillor, Ward No.02), Mr. Azizur- Rahman (Ex-Councillor, Ward No. 6 and State General Secretary, T.D.P), Ms. S. Usha (Councillor, Ward No. 16) and Ms. Protima Banerjee (Councillor, Ward No. 6), who had met the Civil Aviation Minister to put forth the grievances of the Islanders on December 2016 during their visit to Delhi to witness Andaman Day Festival.  Air India will operate regular flights to Vishakapatnam on 7 days a week and 3 days a week flight from Vishakapatnam to Port Blair from 1st of January 2018 till 24th of March 2018.
22/11/17 Port Blair/Echo of India