Thiruvananthapuram airport to remain shut today: Here’s why No flight operations for 5 hours?

Recently the news has come on the internet that Thiruvananthapuram International Airport flight services will be temporarily stopped for five hours today, 23 October 2023. Since the news came on the internet it has gone viral on social media platforms uncounted reactions started hitting the headlines as many people are stunned. This news left many questions in people’s minds and now thousands of people are curious to know about the what is the reason about it. We have more information about the news and will share it with you in this article, so let’s continue the article.


Thiruvananthapuram airport to remain shut today

As we already mentioned flight services at the Thiruvananthapuram International Airport are going to be stopped for five hours today to able the traditional “Arattu” procession of Sree Padamanabhaswamy temple to pass through the runway. The ritual is in line with a decades-old pattern involving the Travancore Royals. The flight procedures will remain stopped from 4 pm to 9 pm on 23 October 2023. Currently, this news has been gathering huge attention from the people. You are on the right page for more information about the news, so please read the complete article.

According to the report, TIAL expressed on X platforms ” Dear passengers flight services will be stopped on 23 October 2023, from 1600 hrs to 2100 hrs to enable the smooth continuance of the divine Arattu march through our runway. Our team has been dedicated to ensuring your journey remains Seamless at our #GatewayToGoodness.” The tradition of the temple parade passing along the way to arrive at the Shamgumugham beach for the holy bath of the idols started centuries ago. The ritual persisted even after the installation of the TIAL airport in 1932. Scroll down to the next page for more information about the news, so read the article till the end.

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As far as we know, When the airport was made in a particular place, Travancore King Sree Chithira Thirunal made it straightforward that the building would be open to the public for 363 days in the year and two days for Lord Padmanabha, the titular god of the royal family. The airport has been pausing processes and rescheduling fights twice every year for decades to help the bi-annual centuries-old ceremonial procession of the shrine pass through the runway. Here we have shared all the information which we had if we get any information then we will update you as soon as possible. Stay tuned to us for more updates.

Gurleen Kaur

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