Jharkhand will have 5 more airports; Bokaro, Jamshedpur and Dumka next

According to an announcement by Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia, to improve connectivity and ease travel, Jharkhand will get three more airports. He said that 14 additional aviation routes would be made available in the state to improve connectivity. Scindia is on a tour of Jharkhand with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The PM will, among other things, inaugurate the Deogarh airport in Jharkhand.

Scindia said, “Jharkhand will soon have five airports. After Ranchi and Deoghar, we will set up airports at Bokaro, Jamshedpur and Dumka. Also, 14 new air routes will be introduced to increase connectivity in the state.”

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With inputs from PTI