Bilaspur. The air service was launched with pride at Bilasa Devi Kewat Airport in Chakarbhatha. On this occasion, everyone emphasized that the demand for Bilaspur air service was very old. The people of Bilaspur has long waited for it. The people of the city were greeted and congratulated in this inaugural ceremony. Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, who attended the inauguration ceremony through video conferencing, announced more connectivity for Chhattisgarh. Also, a direct flight from Delhi to Bilaspur may begin soon. Home Minister Tamradhwaj Sahu, Leader of Opposition Dharamlal Kaushik, MP Arun Sao, Mayor Ramsharan Yadav, MLA Rajneesh Singh, Dr Krishnamurthy Bandhi were guests at the program.
All the flights from Delhi to Bilaspur got filled within a week; this shows people's excitement about the air service. Among the passengers coming from Prayag were Congress leader Pankaj Singh, Uttar Pradesh minister gave him the first ticket.