Wings India confers Most Proactive State award to Sikkim under regional connectivity scheme

Gangtok, 26 Mar [IPR]: Delegates from the Tourism & Civil Aviation Department, Government of Sikkim attended the Wings India 2022 - Asia's largest event on Civil Aviation (Commercial, General, and Business Aviation) event being held at Begumpet Airport, Hyderabad from 24 to 27 March 2022.

The biennial event on Civil Aviation is organized by the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India, and FICCI.

The theme for the event this year is, ‘India@75: New Horizon for Aviation Industry’, and had participants from leading aviation companies across the world which include, Aircraft and Helicopter Manufacturers, Airport Infrastructure Companies, Airline Services and Cargo, Drone Companies, Skill Development Agencies and State Government representatives from various State's amongst other National and International participants.

The Wings India Award 2022 was also conferred during this event and Sikkim was adjudged as one of the most Proactive States under Regional Connectivity Scheme. The award conferred to the State of Sikkim was given by the Union Minister, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India Jyotiraditya Scindia.

The award was received on behalf of the Tourism & Civil Aviation Department, Government of Sikkim, by Assistant Directors Wangyal Bhutia and Prashant Pakhrin accompanied by the Media Consultant of the Department, Laxmi Prasad Sharma.