Secret Runway Inspections carried out by Tourism Minister’s at 5 am today
September 24, 2016-Kathmandu
Mr Jeevan Bahadur Shahi, the newly appointment Tourism Minister has instructed the concern authorities to upgrade the standard of Tribhuvan International Airport. After three days to this, the Minister has secretly visited the airport for the inspections of the progress in his own private vehicle as a surprise inspection.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) plans to rehabilitate the runway at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) as it has been affecting smooth operation of aircraft due to repeated occurrences of cracks in the pavement which compels the aircraft to be hold or diverted.
As per the Tourism Minister Mr. Shahi, said that he got the notice regarding the frequent runway crack and as the aircraft to be diverted or to be hold so I secretly visited TIA secretly to see all the problems faced by TIA.
After he had the walked around the runway he concluded that all the problems should be soon be rectified and upgraded. He also informed all the TIA official’s should be active and stand by for their job and also noted that at any instant he can visit TIA uninformed like he performed.