- The government launched the Vande Bharat Mission on May 5 to bring Indians stranded abroad due to Corona.
- Aviation Minister said- We are trying to bring back those Indians trapped abroad who are under stress and difficulties
May 21, 2020, 03:44 PM IST
new Delhi. Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Puri gave information related to domestic flights at a press conference on Thursday. He says that domestic flights are starting from May 25. The minimum fare for a 90-120 minute flight from Delhi, Mumbai will be 3 thousand 500 rupees and maximum 10 thousand rupees. This arrangement will be in place for the next three months.
Puri said – Passengers have to tell through the status of self declaration or Arogya Setu app that they do not have symptoms of corona. People with red status will not be allowed to travel on the Arogya Setu App.
20 thousand Indians brought back in 17 days through Vande Bharat Mission
Puri said that Vande Bharat Mission started on 5 May and 20 thousand Indians have been brought under it so far. Today is May 21 and the truth is that we are more confident than ever before in terms of normalizing situations and starting new ones. We are still trying to bring back the Indians trapped abroad who are facing stress and difficulties. This is the aim of the Vande Bharat mission. In the last two weeks, we expedited the Vande Bharat Mission. Double the number of people brought under it. There is a plan to increase it further.