Air India evacuation flight carrying Indians, who have been stranded within the Philippines because of coronavirus lockdown, has arrived in Mumbai, Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar stated on Monday.
“Air India flight 1387 carrying Indians from Manila, Philippines has arrived in Mumbai. Thank @airindiain, @MoCA_GoI, Bureau of Immigration& Maharashtra Govt fr help& cooperation. Commend Amb @JaideepMazumda2 & his Crew @indembmanila fr the sterling effort,” Mr Jaishankar tweeted.
The primary Air India flights between India and Philippines was operated beneath the federal government’s Vande Bharat mission.
— Dr. S. Jaishankar (@DrSJaishankar) Could 10, 2020
The Authorities of India began operation Vande Bharat Mission to carry again round 14,800 stranded Indians from 12 nations on 64 AI flights.
India started phased repatriation of its residents stranded overseas in the course of the coronavirus disaster from Could 7.