Aurangabad Airport may be renamed to Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj Airport, CM Uddhav Thackeray writes to Puri

Last Modified Thursday, 7 January 2021 (11:02 IST)
Aurangabad:State Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has sent a reminder to Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh that the Union Ministry of Civil Aviation should issue a notification to rename as Chhatrapati Maharaj Airport on Wednesday.
In his tweet message stated that ,the state cabinet has already decided to name the Aurangabad airport after Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj.
A resolution to this effect has also been unanimously passed in the budget session of the legislature in both the houses.
 
Correspondence has also been received with the Union Ministry from the level of Chief Secretary regarding the naming.
 
Accordingly, the notification to rename Aurangabad Airport as Airport should be issued as soon as possible, Mr Thackeray added.(UNI)