Airways are financially pressured resulting from COVID-19 and wish assist from the federal government, mentioned Nationalist Congress Celebration MP Praful Patel as we speak.
“We’ve got to assist the aviation sector. Airways are financially pressured resulting from COVID-19 and wish assist,” mentioned former Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel throughout a dialogue on Plane (Modification) Invoice 2020 within the Rajya Sabha.
Stating the significance of civil aviation sector within the nation, he mentioned: “4 to 5 per cent individuals of the nation board flights one time in a 12 months. If this quantity goes as much as 10-15 per cent, we would want an enormous improve within the variety of airports and plane.”
The monsoon session of Parliament began from Monday with a number of precautionary measures because of the coronavirus pandemic. The session is anticipated to conclude on October 1.
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