Monday, June 11, 2018

Sites identified for heli taxi service at Rohtang

Shimla: Various sites have been identified at Rohtang and its adjoining areas to start heli taxi service for the popular tourist destination, said chief secretary Vineet Chawdhry on Sunday.
He said the landing sites would be developed once they are finalized after completing all formalities.
Following the announcement by chief minister Jai Ram Thakur to start heli taxi service from Manali to Rohtang to boost tourism in the region, Chawdhry along with the officers of Pawan Hans (a helicopter carrier), Kullu deputy commissioner Yunus and other officers of the district administration on Sunday visited the Rohtang Pass to identify various landing sites for the service.
He said to start the heli taxi service to Rohtang from Manali, a team from Union ministry of civil aviation would visit Manali this week and would finalize the landing sites identified by the district administration.
11/06/18 Times of India