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AirAsia to launch flight services to Colombo, Bangkok from Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: In view of record growth in air passenger traffic at Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA), AirAsia is planning to launch flights to two more international destinations in the coming days.

AirAsia is planning to launch next international flights to Colombo and Bangkok from Bhubaneswar after Kuala Lumpur, Tourism and Culture Minister Ashok Chandra Panda informed on Tuesday.

The aviation firm AirAsia has sent a proposal to Odisha government seeking permission to operate flights to Sri Lankan capital Colombo and Thailand capital Bangkok in the upcoming days, the Minister said.

Presently, the AirAsia is operating daily flight services to Kuala Lumpur from Bhubaneswar with a subsidy from the state government. 

Two Russian Tourists Detained For Flying Drone Over Konark Sun Temple

Konark: Despite strict rules imposed by the Odisha Police, two Russian tourists were caught flying a drone over the Sun Temple in Konark on Tuesday.Ac...

Biju Mahila seeks Whitepaper on LPG distribution

    The Biju Mahila Janata Dal on Monday once again alleged that the Union Government has completely failed in implementing the Pradhan...

Hirakud Exp via Jharsuguda Road from December 18

The East Coast Railway  has decided to run the 18507/18508 Visakhapatnam-Amritsar-Visakhapatnam Hirakud Express on diverted route via Jharsuguda ...

No Threat To Structural Stability Of Konark Sun Temple: Union Culture Minister

Bhubaneswar: The Union Minister of State for Tourism and Culture, Maheshwar Sharma today reiterated that there is absolutely 'no threat' to the struct...