Now they can start the party at the airport itself. The chief minister of Goa, Pramod Sawant announced to have casinos in the new Mopa international airport. The airport is going to be located in North Goa which is the major attraction for party people. North Goa is the hub of bars and clubs. All these will just be a short drive away and you will be able to get to places within half the time.
The airport is going to be covered in 232 acres of land allocated for commercial development. The state’s Chief Minister Pramod Sawant announced that these will be open only to travellers like most other facilities at an airport.
The new airport is going to be different from Dabolim Airport. There will be a lot more interesting things like never before which the passengers can enjoy. Mopa international airport will be a lot more apart from casinos. It’ll be home to fancy hotels of various categories, eco-adventure and wellness resorts and new shopping plaza. The passengers can experience the all-new international airport in 2020 and expected to handle around 30 million people. The casino is restricted for local people only the air passengers are allowed. It is a piece of sad news for locals or casino fanatics, who don’t have flights to catch, especially since the six offshore casino ships in the Mandovi river are in the process of being relocated.
There is also news saying that the Goa government will allow visitors to take as many bottles of liquor as they want along with them. Goa being it is a union territory, the alcohol prices are quite low there. Due to such reason, Goa will have several tourists. Hence, Goa is to experience a lot more changes.
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