CM Pinarayi Vijayan opposes privatising Thiruvananthapuram airport

Sunday, 16 Jun, 5.21 am

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his residence in Delhi and took up Kerala's pending demands including handing over of the operations of the Thiruvananthapuram airport to the state government.

This is the first meeting of Pinarayi Vijayan with Prime Minister after the latter took charge for the second time after the Lok Sabha polls. The chief minister was in Delhi to take part in Niti Aayog meeting.

Later at a press conference, the chief minister said that Mr Modi listened to facts presented by the state government patiently.