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Decision on int’l flights after other countries ease restrictions On entry: Puri

New Delhi: Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Sunday stated that the federal government will take a call on resuming business worldwide flights solely after different nations ease their restrictions on entry of overseas nationals and permit incoming flights.

In a tweet, Puri stated: “A decision to resume regular international operations will be taken as soon as countries ease restrictions on entry of foreign nationals. Destination countries have to be ready to allow incoming flights.”

In a collection of tweets, the minister additionally stated that as a result of growing demand for resumption of scheduled worldwide flights by individuals who wish to journey overseas as a result of compelling causes, he reviewed the state of worldwide flight operations around the globe, however globally, the state of affairs is way from regular.

He famous that the majority nations have lower than 10 per cent worldwide operations as a result of they’re permitting entry solely to their very own residents and have positioned restrictions on overseas nationals. Many are permitting inbound flights from few nations however have additionally positioned restrictions of quarantine or isolation, Puri added.

Puri, who’s overseeing the large Vande Bharat Mission (VBM) to evacuate Indians stranded overseas, tweeted: “We have let outbound passengers on VBM flights to fly to countries which allow them entry. More than 13500 people have flown out of India.”

“@airindiain (Air India) has sold another 22000 tickets for flights to US & Canada yesterday (5-6 June). Bookings for Europe & other places will open soon,” he added.

Doubtlessly, these many eligible folks will return to India as nicely, Puri stated, including that the federal government is including extra flights to the Vande Bharat Mission.

One other 1 lakh passengers flew out of India and round 38,000 inbound Indian residents returned on round 640 chartered flights. Extra such flights are being given permissions.

Additional, nationwide service Air India in a tweet stated that Indian residents and OCI card holders who want to journey on evacuation flights departing from US and Canada can guide their tickets via the Air India web site for flights departing from these two nations on or after June 11. It additionally stated that the candidates needs to be registered with the native embassy or the excessive fee.


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