Prime Minister firmly believes that connectivity is at the core of all round development. The Modi government has devoted significant efforts to enhance connectivity all over the nation. Jharsuguda airport is an example of this.
Prime Minister also witnessed the take off of the first Flight to Raipur. The flight was given a traditional water cannon salute before take off.
Prime Minister also dedicated to the nation various projects including the Garjanbahal coal mines and the Jharsuguda-Barapali-Sardega rail link. These projects in Odisha will benefit the energy sector and enhance connectivity.
Before the inauguration, Prime Minister Modi was briefed about the Airport Master plan, terminal building layout. Prime minister said that his govt was committed to the development of East India in keeping with the Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas philosophy.