Meghalaya Govt to examine proposal of starting cargo flights


The Meghalaya Government will examine the proposal of starting the cargo flights from the Shillong Airport.

Replying to a suggestion given by  Umroi legislator George B Lyngdoh about the cargo flights, Cabinet Minister James K Sangma who was replying on behalf of the Minister-in-charge of Transport Sniawbhalang Dhar in the Assembly said, “The department can examine the matter.”

In reply to the principal question, the Minister informed the Assembly on Wednesday that the government has no plan to shift the location of the Shillong Airport currently located at Umden (Umroi), Ri Bhoi district