Raipur: After much dilly-dallying, the Chhattisgarh government has agreed for the inauguration of Raipur airport terminal building on November 7. President Pranab Mukherjee will arrive at the state capital Raipur for the inauguration. He will also be the first air passenger to fly from the air terminal. Rashtrapati Bhavan sources have confirmed this.
Intimation in this regard was passed on to the airport authorities on Saturday. Actually, inauguration schedule the terminal remained undecided at the time of the launch of the Cabinet building in the new state capital.
However, the plane carrying President Pranab Mukherjee would land at the old airport but would make a return flight from the new terminal.