Oct 20, 2021 01:03 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday inaugurated the new international airport at Kushinagar in Uttar Pradesh, and said his government has taken a number of steps to instil new energy in the aviation sector.
- Oct 20, 2021 12:39 PM IST
Kushinagar is the final resting place of Gautama Buddha where he attained Mahaparinirvana after his death and is among the most important pilgrim spots for Buddhists.
- Oct 20, 2021 11:37 AM IST
The airline to fly its first flight between Kushinagar and Delhi next month at a starting fare of Rs 3,662. Mumbai and Kolkata will be linked to the Buddhist pilgrim centre in December.
- Oct 19, 2021 02:41 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Wednesday inaugurate the Kushinagar International Airport, which is an endeavour to connect Buddhist pilgrimage sites around the world and launch various development projects there during his visit to poll-bound Uttar Pradesh.
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Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma, who is also Minister of State for Civil Aviation, said most of the formalities have been completed and the UP government as well as the Centre have taken steps forward to upgrade Kushinagar into an international airport.