Prime Minister Modi inaugurates flight connectivity; know more
Besides inaugurating a flight connecting Ahmedabad to coastal town of Diu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched development schemes worth Rs 10 billion for Daman and Diu.
Prime Minister Modi inaugurated the Air Odisha’s flight connecting Ahmedabad with Diu under the central government’s regional connectivity scheme UDAN.
He said that the air connectivity will boost tourism in the region.
He also launched a helicopter service connecting Daman and Diu at an event.
It need be mentioned that Somnath temple and Gir forest are located around 80 kilometres from Diu.
Modi also laid the foundation stones for a slew of projects.
The projects include a water treatment plant, a gas pipeline, an electric sub-station, a municipal market and a foot-bridge for the union territory.>