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First Vande Bharat Mission flight to Kannur takes off

Posted on: May 27, 2020 | Back | Print

On 27 May 2020, a special flight of Air India was organized by Government of India for repatriation of Tajik citizens stranded in India and Indian citizens stranded in Tajikistan. The flight AI-1983 brought home 45 Tajik citizens, who were studying in India under various courses sponsored by Government of India and were unable to return home due to Covid19 crisis and closure of airports both in India and Tajikistan. On return, the flight carried 143 Indian citizens from Dushanbe to Kannur(Kerala).Pictures: As attached