Leasing of T'puram airport to Adani an act of brazen cronyism: Kerala govt

The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved the proposal for leasing out airports at Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram through public-private partnership (PPP)

Indira Gandhi International Airport Authorities preparing airport during the fourth phase of nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi. Photo: Dalip Kumar.
Premium

Airports Authority of India had released request for proposal on December 14, 2018 through global competitive bidding wherein per passenger fee is the bidding parameter

T E Narasimhan Chennai
The state's proposal was not considered even after matching Adani's bid for Thiruvananthapuram airport, said Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac on Thursday.
 
"People of Kerala will not accept this act of brazen cronyism", he said.
 
The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved the proposal for leasing out airports at Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram through public-private partnership (PPP).
 
The Union Cabinet accorded its approval for leasing of three AAI airports for operation, management and development to Adani Enterprises Ltd, who is declared as the successful bidder in a global competitive bidding conducted by the Airports Authority of India, for a period of

Don't miss the most important news and views of the day. Get them on our Telegram channel

First Published: Aug 20 2020 | 10:12 AM IST

Explore News

To read the full story, subscribe to BS Premium now, at just Rs 249/ month.

Key stories on business-standard.com are available only to BS Premium subscribers.

Register to read more on Business-Standard.com