T Godwin Rajkumar o the Alanganallur Government Boys Higher Secondary had promised to four boys of his school a free flight trip to Chennai if they won the State-level swimming competition.
Domestic air travel likely to get costlier as parliamentary panel recommends passenger service fee be increased
Panel has suggested the price hike in order to generate more revenue for clearing pending security dues running into crores of rupees.
The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Thursday temporarily restored Pakistani airspace for commercial aviation, allowing some flights to depart.
Some 5.5 million people were barred from buying train tickets, according to the National Public Credit Information Center.
The decision will immediately benefit approximately 7.8 lakh paramilitary personnel of the ranks of constable, head constable and assistant sub-inspector who were otherwise not eligible earlier.
Non-Resident Keralites Affairs Department feels the cut in airfare will provide some respite to those expats who travel three to four times a year.
While domestic traffic for November stood at 1.16 crore compared to 1.18 crore in October, passenger related complaints received in November stood at 786.
SpiceJet is the only domestic budget airline to have a direct flight in this route with one-way fares starting from Rs 12,997.
Thanks to the festive season, the month of September has shown an 18.95 per cent increase in domestic traffic over last month (August), the report states.
The Hyderabad international airport that started with 6.2 million passengers in 2009, is expected to handle over 18 million passengers by the year end.
Fearing poaching of their legislators by the BJP, the Congress and the JD(S) had earlier decided to fly them to a resort in Kochi.