A delegation of the Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Wednesday called on Air India's GM for northern region Divya Mohan to take up the issue and problems faced by the travel traders of Kashmir.
According to a KCCI statement, the delegation led by the chamber president Sheikh Ashiq Ahmad discussed various issues regarding night flights, facilities by the airlines with GM.
"Air India is working out to launch night flights to and fro from Srinagar soon. She assured the delegation about the commercial viability of night flights," read the statement.
She told the delegation that Air India is working on Srinagar–Jeddah direct flights as the load since last two years has increased tremendously, it said.
"She also agreed on demand of increase in Air tickets of Umrah Pilgrims to be enhanced to the level of 100 to 200 seats at Srinagar city office and enable IATA holders to issue tickets against bank guarantees," the statement said.