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Air services to Kota will resume soon

IANS  |  Jaipur 

Permission to resume to city in will be given by the end of this month, assured Om Birla, MP, on Wednesday.

Birla met Prabhu and Union for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha and demanded resumption of to

Birla said Kota, which has become an educational hub, was in dire need and pleaded that a single engine aircraft should be permitted to fly to the city. should be made available at airport, he told the ministers.

He said the was trying its best to resume flights to the city as the of (AAI) had suspended the services without any valid reason.

Air travellers from Kota suffered a setback in April this year when two flight services, including Kota to and Kota to Delhi, were suspended.

The AAI directed the of Kota to stop the operation of commercial flights, citing unavailability of clearance from the of Civil Aviation for flying of private airlines to Kota.

The Ministers, in turn, assured Birla that permission for the start of single shall be given by the end of this month.

The Kota urged the Union Ministers to start the by September.



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First Published: Wed, August 08 2018. 20:20 IST