Monday, March 12, 2018

Madhubani paintings to adorn new airport building

Patna:  The new building of Jayaprakash Narayan International Airport (JPNI) here will greet the visitors with its picturesque ‘Madhubani Garden’ which will be developed at the entrance of the airport.
Addressing the ‘Destination Bihar Expo’ at Gandhi Maidan here, Patna airport director Rajendra Singh Lahauria said the artworks would depict Madhubani painting, history and heritage of Bihar. “It is a step to promote the state’s artwork. The artists will adorn the airport premises, including boarding pass area, walls and even the ceilings, with Madhubani paintings,” Lahauria said.
The two-storey new airport building will be equipped with six aerobridges and an apron area to park 14 aircraft at any given time. “The first storey will be used for landing and the second for departure of flights,” Lahauria added.
12/03/18 Times of India