Mumbai airport renamed as Chhatrapati Shivaji 'Maharaj' International Airport

- A Monitor Report 01 Sep, 2018  |    -      +
Mumbai : The name of Mum-bai Airport has been chan-ged from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport as Chhatra-pati Shivaji 'Maharaj' Interna-tional Airport on August 30.

The demand was made by the Maharashtra government and New Delhi government has finally changed the name to Chhatrapati Shivaji 'Maharaj' International Airport.

Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu said that the long pending demand of people of Maharashtra is now fulfilled.

Prabhu tweeted, "Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is now Chhatrapati Shivaji 'Maharaj' International Airport. Congratulations to the people of Maharashtra, the long pending demand is now fulfilled. I thank Prime Minister Narendra Modi Ji for the concern towards the sentiments of the people of Maharashtra."

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