Eight years later, only Rs. 64L out of Rs. 13.5cr, a dismal 5%, has been disbursed.
But this isn't for lack of trying. Authorities ran into unexpected problems, including victims refusing to accept the money.
Owing to a massive surge in passenger numbers, Indian airports are stretched well beyond their capacity and require billions of dollars worth of investment in infrastructure, analysts have warned.
As India's growing middle class, aided by better connectivity and a host of low-cost airlines, increasingly takes to the skies, infrastructure in airports are fast falling behind.
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Legal experts have cautioned the government against accepting one of the recommendations of the SC collegium for elevation to the apex court while keeping the other one on hold.
While the Law Ministry wanted to appoint senior advocate Indu Malhotra, it wanted to keep on hold Uttarakhand HC Chief Justice KM Joseph.
The experts cited former CJI RM Lodha's recommendations on a similar matter.