Thursday, August 09, 2018

15 Bengaluru-Kochi flights cancelled

Bengaluru:At least 15 flights between Bengaluru and Kochi were cancelled after Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL) shutdown arrival operations from Thursday afternoon.

CIAL has shut down arrival operations from 1.10pm to 3:05 pm. On Thursday as a precautionary measure. The move came after Chengal canal which is connected to the Periyar river near the Kochi airport was over following after the heavy rain

Several Kochi-bound passengers were stranded at Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) following the sudden cancellation of the flights.

09/08/18 Christion Mathew Philip/Times of India