Intl terminal at Biju Patnaik airport by April’13: Ajit Singh

New Delhi: Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Thursday said that international terminal at the Biju Pattnaik Airport in Bhubaneswar would be ready for use by April next year.

Singh after an hour-long discussion with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said that construction work for the ongoing new domestic terminal would be over by this December to facilitate renovation work for international terminal at the existing domestic terminal which would be shifted to the new one towards end of December.

Naveen during the meeting also apprised the union minister about the need for renovation of airstrips at both Jypore and Gopalapur.