AGARTALA, July 23 - Leading private airliner IndiGo will launch a direct air service between New Delhi and Agartala from August 14, official sources said today. Tripura MP Pratima Bhoumik had demanded a direct air service between New Delhi and Agartala in the Parliament recently.
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb thanked the Union Aviation Minister for the development. �It will bring the people of the State closer to the national capital. Besides, Union ministers, officials, policy makers and traders will also be benefited,� he said.
Deb claimed that improved connectivity would promote trade in the State.