Bhubaneswar: Amidst sharp COVID-19 surge in Odisha, here is good news for people of western region of the State as daily flight services from Jharsuguda Airport to major new destinations commenced today.
SpiceJet, country’s low-cost airline headquartered in Gurgaon, began flight operations on a new route connecting Jharsuguda with Amritsar and Guwahati via Patna.
Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) informed about commencement of SpiceJet flight on its Twitter handle yesterday.
Commencement of @flyspicejet flight from Veer Surendra Sai Airport, #Jharsuguda in the route Amritsar-Patna-Jharsuguda-Patna-Guwahati from Saturday will further boost connectivity for Western #Odisha. Daily flight will benefit travelers, students, professionals & businesses. pic.twitter.com/VyHTB0GeHx
— CMO Odisha (@CMO_Odisha) April 30, 2021
As per information, the daily SpiceJet flight will start from Amritsar to Jharsuguda via Patna. From Jharsuguda, the same flight will take up to Guwahati via Patna.
Initially, the 120-seater flight will fly on the above-mentioned route. The aviation firm will operate a 180-seater flight on the route later in view of bookings.
The flight services connecting two major cities from Jharsuguda will benefit the western Odisha people.