Neighbourhood News Desk/ New Delhi/ Surbhi Seth
During check-in bag scanning a small amount will be paid at IGI. This fee will be charged from the airlines and it could mean up to Rs 5 to 50 per domestic and international flyer, respectively. The fee structure for domestic flights is like Rs 110, Rs 220, Rs 495 and Rs 770 for up to 25, 50, 100, 200 seats, respectively. Flights with over 200 seats will have Rs 880 fee.
The Airports Economic Regulatory Authority allowed DIAL to charge the fee after the airport operator remitted almost Rs 120 crore to the government. The money that will be paid by the passengers will be security fee and buy baggage screening equipment.