GOA: The rising number of Covid-19 cases in the state has failed to deter fliers with Goa International Airport witnessing a steady increase in passengers and air traffic since airlines took to the skies post the March 22 lockdown. Since May 25, the airport has handled 890 flights and 60,329 passengers, witnessing a near 30% increase in flights since then.
When the Union ministry of Civil Aviation permitted domestic passenger flights to resume operations, flights from Goa were operating between Bengaluru, Delhi and Mysuru. As on August 25, Goa Airport is connected to Delhi, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Kannur, Mysuru and Bengaluru.
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