Patna : The Bihar government is not ready to sacrifice all the trees around the Jayaprakash Narayan International airport in Patna, even though it has received an ultimatum from the Airport Authority of India (AAI) to do so by June 15 in the name of passenger safety.
AAI wants the government to prune 2,917 trees in the Sanjay Gandhi Biological Park near the airport
"Let them shut down the airport if they wish to," Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said. "We will not fell all the trees in our green belt." Read more
Source : indiatoday.intoday.in