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Friday, 14 October, 2011, 10 : 00 AM [IST]
Uttarakhand to set up airport under PPP mode
By TBM Staff | Mumbai

In view of a large number of pilgrims and tourists coming to Uttarakhand every year, Government of Uttarakhand has decided to set up an airport under PPP mode between Haridwar and Laksar areas of the hill state. During a meeting in Dehradun, Subhash Kumar, Chief Secretary, Government of Uttarakhand directed the forest and revenue officials to identify land for the purpose within a week. According to a PTI report, the airport would also cater to the needs of the people coming to the state due to rapid industrialisation in the area.

 
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