The Foundation Stone for Extension and Strengthening of existing Runway at Tirupati Airport in Andhra Pradesh was laid by the Hon’ble Vice President of India today. The ceremony took place in the august presence of Shri Jayant Sinha, Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation; Smt S. Geervani Chandrapraksh, Chairperson, Zila Panchayat, Chittoor District; Smt Sugunamma, MLA (Tirupati); Shri Bojjala, Gopalkrishna Reddy, MLA (Srikalahasti) and Shri I.N. Murthy, Member (Operations), Airports Authority of India by unveiling the plaque. Airports Authority of India, under the supervision of the Ministry of Civil Aviation is committed to provide air connectivity and develop and upgrade airport infrastructure across the country. Due to the proactive measures being undertaken by the Government, India is already one of the fastest growing civil aviation markets in the world.