'Vande Bharat': First evacuation flight from London lands in Mumbai; 1,373 Indians return home from worldwide

Credit: DNA- Published on May 10, 2020
In total, around 1,373 Indians returned to their native places from foreign countries on May 10 as eight 'Vande Bharat' flights from Dubai, Kuwait, Muscat, Sharjah, Kuala Lumpur, and Dhaka landed in India.

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Published on May 8, 2020 -  04:15
World's biggest repatriation exercise underway: All you need to know
India has launched the world's biggest ever repatriation exercise to bring back Indians stranded across the globe. While Air India is carrying out the Vande Bharat mission, the Indian Navy has launched the operations Samudra Setu to help bring back Indians. After 2 flights from UAE landed on Thursday, more people are being brought back on Friday. Watch this video to find out all you need to know about the world's biggest expatriation exercise.

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