Moreover, the Oman government is hoping to provide a fillip to the tourism industry and increase the share of the sector in the nation’s economy.
Krishnan's death has come as a shock for the Indian community in Oman.
He came to power on July 23, 1970 after challenging his father in a bloodless coup. He transformed the backward country in just 50 years.
The MIA has started public trials to assess the comfort and quality of the new terminal.
Passengers carrying television sets up to 48 inches will be exempted from paying the extra charges.