Hoshiarpur: Hoshiarpur MP and Union Minister of State for Social Justice & Empowerment, Vijay Sampla today met the Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and demanded the conversion of Defence Airport Adampur to Civil Airport.
MoS Vijay Sampla submitted a written memorandum to each Minister. MoS Sampla said that both the Ministers have assured him the conversion of Adampur Airport to Civil Airport.
Vijay Sampla said that Doaba region of Punjab need an Airport as they have to travel to New Delhi or Amritsar to board the flights. He further said that the Adampur Airport will also give a new pace to the development in the Doaba region.