The Chief Minister of Bihar has said that 2 new airports will be developed in Darbhanga and Purnia .
For this the State Government is committed to provide land to the Central Government. Mithila painting will also be showcased at Patna airport terminal roofs.He was speaking on the occasion of inauguration of the Golden Jubilee celebration of the All India Mithila Sangha held at Tal Katora Stadium in New Delhi.
He also said that Development of Bihar is not possible without the development of Mithila. Maithil and Maithili speaking people are everywhere.
Mithila painting will be shown in the entire internal decoration of the new terminal building being built at Patna Airport.
It is to note that Government of India has started initiative to connect small cities with air service and if the new airport airport comes under that plan then for 1 hour of flight service an operator can not charge more than Rs 2500.In this project 128 air routes have been alotted to aviation companies to start their services