Indians return from Pakistan: 400 people stranded amid Covid lockdown back

Video Credit: HT Digital Content
Published on September 17, 2020 - Duration: 03:00s

Indians return from Pakistan: 400 people stranded amid Covid lockdown back

Around 400 people reportedly returned from Pakistan to India via the Wagah-Attari border crossing.

They were stuck in the neighbouring nation due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent lockdown.

Around 360 of those who returned were reportedly NORI (No Obligation to Return to India) certificate holders.

They underwent a medical check-up at the border post.

Those who tested negative for Covid infection were asked to observe a 7-day quarantine at home, while those who tested positive were sent to Amritsar in ambulances for isolation.

Watch the full video for more.


You are here


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions


Coronavirus disease 2019

Infectious respiratory disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 hours ago

Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 hours ago

Kaziranga, home to at least 2,400 one-horned rhinos - world's largest population - and 121 tigers is also a Unesco World Heritage site.
Credit: DNA - Published 3 hours ago

DJ Paul says Three 6 Mafia's indoor concert -- the first such U.S. show in the COVID era -- won't play out like the infamous Chainsmokers gig this summer ... the..
Credit: TMZ.com - Published 9 hours ago


Pakistan

Country in South Asia
In a thinly-veiled reference to Pakistan, India said the principle of self-determination continues to be "deliberately misinterpreted and misused" by a..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 14 minutes ago

In his long political career, Farooq Abdullah has courted several controversies with his comments on Pakistan, Jammu and Kashmir, among others.
Credit: DNA - Published 3 hours ago

Pakistan has invited Indian Sikhs to attend the 551st birth anniversary celebrations of Sikh faith's founder, Guru Nanak Dev, an official said on Monday.
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 2 days ago



Amritsar

Metropolis in Punjab, India
By 2023 Diwali, people can travel by road from Delhi to Katra (Maa Vaishno Devi) via Amritsar in less than seven hours. The National Highways Authority of India..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 days ago

Related videos from verified sources

CDC: Listen Up, America--COVID-19 Is Not 'Just Like The Flu' 00:40
Video credit: Wochit - Published 6 hours ago 

Dubliners react to Tier 5 lockdown in Ireland 00:43
Video credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO - Published 10 hours ago 

Johns Hopkins, USF team up to research why people are hesitant to get COVID-19 vaccine 01:35
Video credit: ABC Action News - Published 16 hours ago 

You might like