The ministry of civil aviation is likely to select Bhiwadi, a town in Rajasthan near New Delhi, as the spot for the country’s first cargo airport,
“It would make sense to make Bhiwadi the first cargo airport in the region. We are discussing it as a possibility,” said a senior official, who did not want to be identified. “One will have to cross Delhi airport to reach Bhiwadi.
While an airport at Bhiwadi had been planned as part of the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor and has received a no-objection certificate from the government