The Government of Tamil Nadu has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Union Civil Aviation Ministry for the implementation of the UDAN scheme in the state. The MoU has been signed at the Secretariat in Fort St George, Chennai, by the officials in presence of chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and the Airports Authority of India Chairman Guruprasad Mohapatra.
Under the Regional Air Connectivity scheme UDAN, three of the tier-two industrial towns such as Hosur, Salem and Neyveli are to be developed in the first phase where airstrips are available, though not in use.
Static Takeaways for IBPS PO Exam-
- Amaravathi Dam is situated in Tamil Nadu
- CM of Tamil Nadu is Edappadi K. Palaniswami
- C. Vidyasagar Rao is the Governor of Tamil Nadu.
- P.Ashok Gajapathi Raju is the Civil Aviation Minister.
Source- News on AIR