New Delhi : Defense ministry started the process to re issue the clearance for the Aranmula Airport. A report from joint secretary has been reached to secretary of Defense. If the reported is accepted the ministry will give defense clearance to airport after its cancellation before 10 months.
The new development in the ministry is a follow up of the NOD given by the Ministry of Environment and Forest sidelining the allegations on rules violated.
Earlier three ministries of central government had withdrawn their permissions granted by UPA on Tarantula Airport after the allegations raised by BJP kerala state committee.KGS developers who are the project proponents said they are not ready to comment on the issue as the official announcement is yet to come
Aranmula is situated in vazhanchery village of pathanamthitta were a huge number of population is in United states and Europe. Also, a new Airport will boost the pilgrimage to sabarimala temple which is one of the famous hindu Pilgrim center in south India.