Renaming of Jharsuguda Airport, Odisha as “Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Jharsuguda”
No: --- Dated: Nov, 01 2018
The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the renaming of Jharsuguda Airport, Odisha as “Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Jharsuguda”
Veer Surendra Sai is a well-known freedom fighter of Odisha. Renaming of the Jharsuguda airport in his name will fulfil the long-pending demand of the Odisha Government, which reflects the sentiments of the local public of the respective area. It will also be a befitting tribute to the contribution of the revered personality associated with the State.
Courtesy – Press Information Bureau, Government of India