Dec 03, 2020 04:12 PM IST
Union Minister of Civil Aviation Hardeep Singh Puri said the domestic operations in India, which recommenced with 30,000 passengers on May 25, have touched a high of 2.52 lakh passengers till November 30, 2020
- Nov 28, 2020 07:19 PM IST
"On the first day of resumption of domestic air services (May 25) there were 79,000 people who would travel and we were worried. But gradually it started improving,” Pradeep Singh Kharola said.
- Apr 12, 2019 09:38 AM IST
"Directed Secretary MoCA to review issues related to Jet Airways. Asked him to take necessary steps to minimise passenger inconvenience and ensure their safety," Prabhu tweeted in the morning.
- Feb 06, 2019 01:54 PM IST
Kharola, a 1985 batch IAS officer of Karnataka cadre, was in November 2017 named chairman and managing director of Air India Ltd.
- Jan 09, 2019 01:53 PM IST
The loss-making airline has already started using food items stocked from India during its onward journey to Stockholm, Copenhagen, Birmingham and Madrid, and use them when returning. It has said food items purchased from these foreign cities are much more expensive when compared to Indian cities.
- Apr 12, 2018 02:40 PM IST
The loss-making national carrier also recorded 80 percent passenger load factor in 2017-18 amid the government preparing for its strategic disinvestment.
- Mar 13, 2018 09:04 AM IST
While designing a metro rail, the authorities tend to forget that people will be approaching the trains using other urban transport modes, Kharola said.
- Dec 31, 2017 05:02 PM IST
Kharola, who took over as chairman and managing director of the disinvestment-bound national carrier earlier this month, also said the onus to steer the company out of turbulence lies on everyone.
- Dec 11, 2017 12:07 PM IST
A 1985-batch Karnataka cadre officer, Kharola would be steering the national carrier at a time when the government has started the process for its strategic disinvestment.
- Dec 03, 2017 05:31 PM IST
The formalities regarding Kharola's relieving order from his current position in the Karnataka government are being completed and it is expected to be issued in the next couple of days, a source close to the development said.
- Nov 28, 2017 05:30 PM IST
Kharola, a Karnataka cadre officer, would replace Rajiv Bansal, who has been serving as the interim CMD for a little over three months.
- Apr 29, 2016 12:49 PM IST
The underground metro's first phase stretch from Nayandahalli to Baiyappanahalli will be inaugurated on Friday evening. The underground stretch will cover several important areas in the city including Vidhan Souda and other major tourist spots as well.