Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Friday, Feb 03, 2006
Google



Andhra Pradesh
News: Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Engagements |
Advts:
Classifieds | Employment | Obituary |

Andhra Pradesh - Visakhapatnam Printer Friendly Page   Send this Article to a Friend

Steps to prevent flooding of airport soon: MP

Special Correspondent

Night-landing facility to be provided by early next year

VISAKHAPATNAM: The recent flooding of Visakhapatnam airpot due to heavy rain brought disrepute to the city and serious efforts were being made to prevent such incidents, according to Parliamentary Standing Committee Chairman of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Visakhapatnam MP N. Janardhan Reddy.

He disclosed this to the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Eastern Naval Command, Vice-Admiral Sureesh Mehta when the latter called on him on Thursday and invited him for the Presidential Fleet Review (PFR) to be held in the city on February 12. The duo also discussed the ongoing arrangements for the PFR. Mr. Reddy said that expansion of the airport was on. The development plan of new terminal complex at the airport would be ready shortly and night-landing facility would be provided by early next year, he stated. The MP expressed happiness that Visakhapatnam was put on the international map as far as Defence was concerned.

Printer friendly page  
Send this article to Friends by E-Mail



Andhra Pradesh

News: Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Engagements |
Advts:
Classifieds | Employment | Obituary | Updates: Breaking News |


News Update



The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | Business Line | Sportstar | Frontline | Publications | eBooks | Images | Home |

Copyright 2006, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu