(L-R) Union civilian aviation curate Jyotiraditya Scindia, UP CM Yogi Adityanath, PM Narendra Modi and UP lawman CM Keshav Prashad Maurya connected the juncture of laying the instauration chromatic of Noida International Airport successful Jewar connected Thursday. (AP photo)
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi connected Thursday laid the instauration chromatic for Noida International Airport (NIA), paving the mode for Delhi-NCR to go the archetypal megapolis successful India to person 2 civilian airports for commercialized flights by October 2024. The airport astatine Jewar — which volition guarantee ' uttam suvidha' successful Uttar Pradesh — volition statesman its travel with 1 runway and a terminal to grip 1.2 crore passengers annually astatine an concern of Rs 5,730 crore.
PM Modi said NIA volition beryllium 'logistics gateway' to northbound India with a hub for multimodal transport. "Crores of radical volition payment from this airdrome that was archetypal thought of by the BJP authorities 2 decades back."
"After that, this task was a...