A Correspondent

Nedumbassery: The Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) has augmented the facilities in both the domestic and international terminals in an effort to reach out to the persons accompanying passengers.

The airport company has set up a meet and greet hall, shopping facilities, restaurant and prayer rooms for those accompanying the passengers. The airport operator has reduced the fee for the entry pass to the international terminal from Rs 75 to Rs. 50 and that for the domestic terminal to Rs. 20. The entry pass to the viewers’ gallery from where one can conveniently watch the take-off and landing of aircraft is available for Rs. 30.

The entry tickets are available at the prepaid taxi counters at both the terminals and a special counter has been opened at the international departure entry point to issue the passes.