Union Minister Hardeep S Puri discussed demands received for connectivity of Bilaspur and Ambikapur in Chhattisgarh. Chhattisgarh is one of focus states for Ministry of Civil Aviation. Ministry will soon be starting bidding for UDAN 4.0 under which prescribed priority routes in Chhattisgarh would be offered for bidding. Bilaspur is identified as a priority airport and is significant on country’s map both culturally and commercially. The region is also recognized for its distinct characteristics; be it the unique rice quality, Doobraj or the contribution of the Kosa silk industry to the handloom sector.