J&K Minister seeks subsidy on MI-17 service, EMBREAR-135 services for Kargil during winters
Akhoon apprised this in a meeting with the Union Minister for defence at
He also demanded that keeping in view the remote and harsh topography and severe calamity conditions of Kargil district the AN-32 services operating from Kargil to
Akhoon further submitted that the existing airport is only 6000 feet which hurdles in landing and take-off of big aircrafts. It needs urgent extension of more 3000 feet making it possible for big aircrafts to land and take-off from the same Airstrip. It would be of great favour for the people of Kargil if the extension is made as soon as possible.
Tags: Kargil-Ladakh , Zojila Tunnel , J&K , Air Service
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