Govt calls for night landing at Kazi Nazrul Airport in Andal
| Thursday | 13th February, 2020
Durgapur: The state government will urge the Civil aviation ministry to allow night landing at Kazi Nazrul Airport in Andal, the country's first Greenfield airport.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee while addressing the administrative review meeting urged Chief Secretary Rajiva Sinha to get in touch with the Civil Aviation ministry to allow night landing at Andal airport.
"If night landing is allowed then more people can avail the Andal airport.
She proposed to introduce express buses connecting Andal with Bankura and Purulia to facilitate people travelling Andal to catch flights.
Rajiva Sinha said that talks are on to start flight operations from Andal to Bengaluru.