MakeMyTrip partnered with the Ministry of Civil Aviation to promote regional air connectivity through the UDAN scheme. MakeMyTrip will now power UDAN flights on the ‘AirSewa portal’ and market them on its platform to promote its services. The Govt. has identified 21st October as UDAN Day, the day on which the scheme document was first released. Under Regional Connectivity Scheme UDAN 4.1 the Civil Aviation Ministry has approved 78 new routes. So far, 766 routes have been sanctioned under the UDAN scheme.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- MakeMyTrip Founded: 2000;
- MakeMyTrip Headquarter: Gurugram, Haryana;
- MakeMyTrip Founder & Group Executive Chairman: Deep Kalra.