First Air India particular flight, which took off from San Francisco with 225 Indians on board, landed in Mumbai on Monday.
The passengers departed from San Francisco Worldwide Airport on Saturday (native time) below the Authorities of India’s Vande Bharat mission on Sunday.
“First AI spl flight from the US brings in 225 Indians from San Francisco to Mumbai. Thank @airindiain @MoCA_GoI and Maharashtra Govt for help and coordination. Nice work by CG Sanjay Panda and Crew @CGISFO,” Exterior Affair Minister S Jaishankar tweeted.
First AI spl flight from US brings in 225 Indians from San Francisco to Mumbai.
— Dr. S. Jaishankar (@DrSJaishankar) Might 11, 2020
Air India is working in San Francisco sector after 50 days as India had imposed restrictions as a consequence of COVID-19 unfold.
Amidst the coronavirus pandemic, India is conducting ”Vande Bharat” Mission — its greatest ever repatriation train since independence — to carry again stranded Indians from overseas, together with from the US, the UAE and the UK.
Almost 15,000 Indians are anticipated to return on particular Air India flights from 12 international locations within the coming days.