Air India on Thursday announced connectivity to the holy city of Varanasi from Hyderabad via Mumbai on its daily flight. According to a press release here, the flight leaves Hyderabad at 0635 hrs and arrives at Mumbai at 0745 hrs. It will leave Mumbai at 0830 hrs and arrive at Varanasi at 1030 hrs. With Kumbh Mela being held in Allahabad, Varanasi is the closest airport to reach Allahabad, the release added. For further details contact Air India sales office on 040-23430320 or 23430321 or

— Special Correspondent