Nepalgunj- Delhi flights boosts development of province 5


16th Jul, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU, July 16: President of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bhawani Rana said that direct air link between western Nepali town Nepalgunj and Indian capital New Delhi where Nepalgunj–New Delhi flight would be the entry point for the Kailash Mansarovar tour. This will play a great role in development of the province number 5.

At a meeting organized in Nepalgunj with President of Federation of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industries (FNCCI) Bhawani Rana and Indian Ambassador Manjeev Singh Puri, they said the direct flight would boost trade connectivity between Nepal and India.  

She further stressed on the need for direct air connection between other major cities of Nepal and India. Likewise, during upcoming Nepal-India Investment Conference, Nepal will have a detailed discussion with Indian officials regarding joint investments, cooperation on development infrastructure, and development of agriculture and tourism sectors of the country, she added. 

Ambassador Puri said that he will try his level best to support Nepal on behalf of his government for the infrastructure development of Nepalgunj. “After the beginning of Nepalgunj–New Delhi flight, Nepalgunj will be the major entry point for Indian tourists travelling to Kailash Mansarovar,” he said. “We will do our best to support efforts to make this sector tourist friendly.” 
Nepal’s private airline company Buddha Air has received flight operation permission from Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) for Nepalgunj–New Delhi flight. 

At the meeting, Nepali industrialists also requested Indian authorities to ensure easy entry of Nepali vehicles in India.