Helicopter Service between Diu and Daman
PM Modi flew to Daman from Surat on Saturday in a chopper to inaugurate the flight services and launched the Helicopter service between Diu and Daman and a daily Ahmedabad-Diu flight service under UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik–let the common citizen of the country fly) scheme.
The chopper service will close in the 13-hour distance by road between the two Union Territories to an hour by flight.
Addressing a large gathering at the polytechnic college ground in Daman, PM Modi said, “Daman and Diu will get a major tourism boost with the launch of helicopter and flight service.” PM Modi also remarked Daman as the cleanest union territories in India.
PM Modi added, “The people visiting Daman from South Gujarat and Maharashtra will also fly to Diu, Gir, and Somnath in the helicopter. Along with tourism, the religious tourism will get a major boost ”
Another Accouncement are also made to abolish VAT on the fishermen community, inaugurating development projects worth Rs 1000 crore for Daman is also made PM Narendra Modi.
Flight rates and time:
|Route:||Daman to Diu / Diu to Daman|
|Days:||Monday to Saturday|
|Price:||2890 per ticket(approx)|