Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri (File Photo)
Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri (File Photo)

Reports of resumption of passenger flights in staggered manner from April 15 mere speculation: Civil Aviation Minister

ANI | Updated: Apr 05, 2020 23:32 IST


New Delhi [India], April 5 (ANI): Union Minister of Civil Aviation Hardeep Singh Puri on Sunday termed the reports about resumption of passenger flights in a staggered manner from April 15 as "mere speculation".

"News about resumption of passenger flights in a staggered manner from 15 April is mere speculation. The correct position is spelt out in my tweet of April 2, 2020," he said in a tweet on Sunday.
The Minister had said on April 2 that a decision to restart the flights after lockdown remains to be taken and if required, the situation will be assessed on case-to-case basis.
"The current Lockdown on both domestic & international passenger flights is till April 15. A decision to restart the flights after this period remains to be taken. If required, we will have to assess the situation on a case by case basis," the minister had said. (ANI)

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