As the forecourt of the Delhi airport was waterlogged, three flights were cancelled and five diverted to Jaipur and Ahmedabad.
In a letter, Scindia has drawn the attention of the Chief Minister on several issues which are impacting the implementation of various projects relating to the aviation sector in Odisha.
VK Singh said that the central government has accorded in-principle approval to two greenfield airports -- Jewar in UP and Hollongi in Arunachal -- during the last three years.
The coronavirus pandemic's second wave, which is receding now, badly hit the country during April and May.
It stated that the employees are already in severe mental distress on the unexpected demise of their near and dear, and their 'mental agony' will be elevated if their emoluments are affected.
The tender, as per letter of the Joint General Manager of AAI at Kolkata dated June 4, has been finalised at a cost of Rs 5.69 crore in favour of a Ranchi-based firm.
Based on the complaint by Congress official Shakir Sanadi, the police in Hubballi lodged a First Information Report late on Thursday.
A blame game has erupted between the Airports Authority of India and budget carrier IndiGo, over a woman passenger falling off her wheelchair at the Lucknow airport on Saturday night.