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UDAN scheme: Only 47% of total routes functioning

Business Today | 20/07/2021 05:15 PM | Click to read full article

The government's regional connectivity scheme UDAN has witnessed a slow progress of implementation, as not even 50 per cent of the route have been operationalised and the second wave of the pandemic, may impact it further going forward.

There is likely to be a further delay of two years in achieving the target of operationalising as many as 100 unserved and underserved airports and starting at least 1,000 RCS routes by 2024.