Mumbai airport has decided to open terminal 1 so that they could manage the social distancing in the airport. They have made this decision for the betterment of the passengers.
So from 10th march the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) will resume domestic operations from Terminal 1. After the lockdown ih 2020 they closed terminal 1.
From midnight of March 10, four airlines – Go Air, Star Air, Air Asia, and Trujet will resume their domestic operation from Terminal 1. In the case of Indigo, while most of its flight operations will be managed from Terminal 2, the base flights will operate through Terminal 1 in Mumbai airport.
All passengers travelling through Terminal 1, will be able to access lounge and F&B outlets like before. Mumbai International Airport Limited said that “Upholding the safety of the passengers, the resumption of services via T1 is a step further in ensuring that social distancing is strictly followed,”
The terminal will also promote social distancing through measures such as the re-arrangement of seating, installation of plexiglass to minimise face-to-face interactions amongst others at the terminal.