New Delhi: Under Centre’s Vande Bharat Mission (Phase V), national carrier Air India will continue operating special flights ex-India to various destinations and ex-foreign stations to India. The Narendra Modi-led government has commenced the world’s largest repatriation operations from May 7, in a bid to help stranded people reach their destinations amid the coronavirus pandemic. Also Read - Brucellosis Outbreak: Why India Needs to Take Precautions Right Away
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Under the Vande Bharat Mission, Air India and Air India Express have uplifted 2,67,436 stranded passengers, and other charters have uplifted 4,86,811 stranded passengers during May 6 to July 30 period, the civil aviation ministry had said in a statement.
Earlier last month, the Union government extended the suspension on scheduled commercial international flight operations to and from India till August 31.
“The government has decided to extend the suspension on the Scheduled International Commercial Passenger Services to or from India up to 23:59 hours IST of 31st August. Specific Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) has been issued accordingly,” an official statement said.