Amritsar, February 27,2019: All the commercial air traffic has been suspended temporarily from Amritsar airport after reports of Pakistan violating Indian airspace came forth.
Mentioning about the temporary shutdown, a spokesman of Punjab government has confirmed the news.
Also, the domestic airport at Pathankot has been shut down.
Earlier in the day Srinagar, Jammu and Leh airports were on Wednesday closed for civilian air traffic amid escalation of cross-Line of Control shelling between armies of India and Pakistan.
“The civilian air traffic has been suspended temporarily in view of the emergency,” an official of the Airport Authority of India told PTI.