Tourism Minister Prasanna Ranatunga said that airlines which commence scheduled flights to Mattala will be offered a number of concessions.
He said the airlines will be given a special concession package which includes a reduction is landing and parking fees spread over a four year period.
The Minister also said that airlines will be offered a discount on landing and parking fees at the Bandaranaike International Airport if they decide to operate scheduled flights to Mattala even once a week.
Minister Prasanna Ranatunga said that Cabinet approval will be sought for the proposed concessions. (Colombo Gazette)