Bhubaneswar: Good news for flyers! Direct flights between Bhubaneswar and Surat are scheduled to begin from January 1, 2020, informed Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi today.
Air India (AI) flights between the two cities will operate thrice a week, the Parliamentarian said.
“Today, I’m delighted that my request to Civil Aviation Ministry to commence a direct AI flight between Bhubaneswar and Surat is granted. Will start from 1st January, 2020 (three days a week). Our Odia friends in Surat were wanting this,” she tweeted.
Sarangi and Surat MP had in July this year met Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri requesting him for a direct flight between Surat and Bhubaneswar.