The Coronavirus scare worldwide had urged governments globally to restrict travel especially in Italy, UK and US where the cases of the epidemic and death toll has been skyrocketing and stuck in the midst of it was Angrezi Medium star, Irrfan Khan‘s son Babil. An anxious Sutapa Sikdar had written a lengthy note on her social media handle, pleading the Indian government to let the students, including her son, come back to the home turf. Babil has been studying in a London university.Also Read - Schools Reopening Update: Classes From Lower KG to Class 8 in Sikkim Resume as Covid Cases Fall

As per the latest reports, Babil returned to Mumbai in the wee hours of Wednesday, early Thurdsday morning after which Irrfan and his wife, Sutapa gave a sigh of relief. In her desperate note to the authorities, Sutapa had written on her Facebook page, “Airport closure#indian students#stuckin#London! My son being one of them and what are we doing. While the virus is pointing towards us how nature is trying to tell us something, we are hoarding ,escaping from hospitals and for such irresponsible people,those who would abide every test to keep others safe are suffering and are victims of fear. Me as a mother is worried as hell but I don’t understand when Indian government has been so good with other students why it’s not helping Indian students stuck in London. London is hot bed now but not worse then#wuhan. Let the students come back home my earnest #appealto#GOI (sic).” Also Read - China's Inhalable Covid-19 Vaccine Likely to Boost Antibodies

A report in Bombay Times later suggested that actresses including Kunickaa Sickand, Kalpana Iyer and Dolly Ahluwalia Tewari had come to her aide and offered support reportedly in terms of discussions with government or finding a place to keep her son safe. Meanwhile, we can only join the family in mental celebrations as they reunite in this time of pandemic distress. Also Read - Domestic Air Passenger Traffic Rises to Over 79% in September Against Last Year