World Cup Final: Cricket World Cup 2023 concluded on Sunday. Australia won the World Cup by defeating India in its final match. During this period, lakhs of people came to watch the Ahmedabad match. Hotel, restaurant, taxi and aviation industries benefited greatly from this. During this period, due to increase in demand, India’s loss-making aviation companies went bankrupt. On Saturday, 4.6 lakh people in the country made a big record of air travel. Although, this Diwali also a record was set by people traveling by air, but on the day of the World Cup final, a new record has been set for air travel. Ministry of Civil Aviation According to , this year during the festive season, never four lakh passengers traveled by air in a single day. Experts say that the reason for the lack of increase in the number of passengers during the festive season was the significant increase in air fares a month ago. Due to this, a large number of people turned towards the AC class of the train. However, people also bought tickets worth Rs 20 to 40 thousand to watch the World Cup final match.
Flight tickets from Ahmedabad to every city are expensive
After the World Cup final is over, the crowd of people returning home has increased. In such a situation, the prices of flight tickets from Ahmedabad to every city have skyrocketed. The air fare from Ahmedabad to Delhi for Monday is between 24 to 40 thousand. Which is usually between four thousand and nine thousand. At the same time, the air fare from Ahmedabad to Mumbai has reached Rs 25 to 36 thousand. It is usually between three to four thousand. The most expensive fares from Ahmedabad have become for Kolkata and Bangalore. The air ticket from here to Kolkata ranges from 38 to 49 thousand rupees, whereas, for Bengaluru it has reached around 31 to 51 thousand rupees. At the same time, the air fare from Ahmedabad to Hyderabad has reached a record level of Rs 30 to 43 thousand. Some experts claim that before today, the prices of air fares from Ahmedabad to any other city had not increased so much.
Ahmedabad Airport had made special arrangements
Ahmedabad Airport had made special arrangements at the airport in view of the World Cup final. A large number of VIPs had come here to watch the match. In such a situation, more than 100 chartered planes landed at Ahmedabad airport. Also, considering the number of passengers, the aviation companies had also increased the number of their flights. Night parking facility was also provided at the airport. Business jet aircraft were also included in these. Apart from this, the airspace was closed for 45 minutes in the afternoon for the Indian Air Force air show. During this period no aircraft was allowed to fly.