Dharam Pal, Adviser to the Administrator explained that entire Sukhna Lake area where public will be allowed to view air show on 6th and 8th October have been divided into 7 zones with seprate entry staircase. Each zone is also mapped with 11 alighting points. General public while booking the entry passes will have the option of selecting alighting points of their choice. With one mobile number, entry passes can be generated for two persons only. Each entry pass is coded with QR code which will be valid only with valid photo ID Card. Further on each entry pass, zone No., alighting point and entry staircase will be prominently displayed. General public are advised to reach the alighting point as mentioned on their entry pass by their own arrangements, with or without vehicle, where CTU buses will be parked to transport them to their respective zones.
Further, Sh. Dharam Pal, Adviser to Administrator launched the ‘Chandigarh Tourism App’ that would allow citizens to obtain Entry Pass for Air Show scheduled to be held at Sukhna Lake on 6th and 8th October 2022.
The App developed by NIC Chandigarh can be downloaded from Google Play Store and Apple App Store. It will be registered through a mobile number and OTP. The QR code will be generated for entry pass which will be scanned by Government staff the entry points alongwith their valid photo ID Card.
It is for the information of general public that with one mobile only one Entry Pass for two persons only can be generated. Advisory regarding the protocols to be followed for attending the air show are also mentioned on the App. The App will facilitate the citizens for a hassle free and organized conduct of the Air Show. Every person carrying the pass should carry a valid photo ID card.
CTU shuttle service will be provided for pick and drop from the Alighting Point to the Sukhna Lake and back for which an online payment of Rs. 20 can be made through the App.
Public is also advised not to bring any eatables on 6th and 8th as food attract the birds which can obstruct the airshow.