India to develop Jaffna International Airport

The Government of India has agreed to provide a grant of Rs. 300 million for  the Development of Jaffna International Airport.

The Cabinet has approved a proposal presented by Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of India on this regard.

This grant is expected to be used to improve facilities in the areas of airport terminal modification, electricity supply, utility services and transit services.