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Guruprasad Mohapatra takes charge as DPIIT secretary

Prior to taking over as DPIIT secretary , Mohapatra, an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) Officer of 1986 batch, served as chairman of Airports Authority of India (AAI).

Aug 02, 2019, 13:37 PM IST

DigiYatra initiative to provide seamless, paperless service experience to air fliers: AAI chairman

The scheme UDAN envisages providing connectivity to un-served and under-served airports of the country through the revival of existing air-strips and airports.

May 04, 2018, 17:47 PM IST

Airports Authority of India terminates licences for ground handling services at airports

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has decided to terminate the licences for ground handling services at various aerodromes as part of implementing the new rules for such activities, according to a senior official.

Feb 18, 2018, 12:27 PM IST

Good news! 20 airports ready for regional flights, says AAI chief

As the Centre finalises the contours for the ambitious 'Regional Air Connectivity' scheme, the Airports Authority of India today said as many as 20 un-utilised airports were ready to start operations for regional flights.

Sep 20, 2016, 23:42 PM IST

200% rise in BPL families in state in 13 yrs

According to a socio-economic survey, the number of families falling under ‘Below Poverty Line’ has increased by 200% in 13 years.

Sep 02, 2013, 14:29 PM IST