In a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today the Minister of State for Civil Aviation Shri Jayant Sinha gave the figures for the number of passengers carried by scheduled domestic airlines during the years 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017 (up to June) and growth with respect to corresponding previous period , which are as follows:
Year Passengers Carried (In Lakhs) % of Growth
2014 673.82 -
2015 810.91 20.35
2016 998.88 23.18
2017 561.55 18.03
Up to June
This information was given by the Minister of State for Civil Aviation Shri Jayant Sinha in a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha today (July 25, 2017).