Guwahati: Silchar will soon have an international airport as the formalities related to the same have been completed, said MP Rajdeep Roy on Tuesday.
Roy, while speaking more on this with the media informed that the central government has already given its nod to the construction of an international airport in Silchar.
He further said that various formalities regarding the project have been wrapped up and added that issues related to the site selection are there, but will be resolved shortly.
Reportedly, the airport would be set up in an area spread over 870 acres.
Notably, South Assam has a domestic airport at Kumbhirgram.