New Delhi: More domestic and international flights will soon be made operational, Union civil aviation minister Hardeep Singh puri said on Saturday, as all airlines and airports are at the last stage of preparation for the beginning of the domestic air services from May 25 — after a gap of two months. Also Read - Will Restart International Flights as Soon as Situation Normalises, Says Aviation Minister Puri
“We are doing the best we can and adding more flights. We will increase the number of international passenger flights in the coming days,” the minister said. Also Read - Cyclone Nisarga: Many Flights to And From Mumbai to be Cancelled Today | Check List
“I often get a lot of queries regarding civil aviation operations in the country but it’s humanly not possible to individually answer each one of them. I will be happy to address your questions during my Facebook Live session from 1300 hrs today,” the minister tweeted.
“The main aim is to bring back normalcy to the economic activities,” the minister said as he talked about resuming international airlines before August.
Talking about Aarogya Setu, the minister said, “This is an excellent app to trace contact.”
“Arogya Setu app is something I would suggest to everyone as it is an excellent contact-tracing app. There is nothing comparable to this app,” the minister said.