Government was keen on regional connectivity and as part of its plan, 10-15 airports would be activated by the next year, Civil Aviation Minister P Ashok Gajapathi Raju said. "The work on regional connectivity is in progress. We have developed a scheme for regional connectivity. There are 31 or 32 unconnected airports and we are planning to activate some of them and 10 or 15 airports may be activated by next year," he said.
Highlighting various welfare schemes and initiatives of the NDA government, he said there was no corruption and scams in this regime. He said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) would lower the manufacturing cost and help consumers.