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As part of the fight against the spread of the coronavirus in the country, the Directorate General for Civil Aviation (DGCA) had previously approved a ban on international commercial passenger flights to India until the 14th day after the end of the year. April 2020 extended.

IndiaUpdate : 27. March 2020 00:10 EST

An outbreak of coronavirus resulted in a suspension of flights and a three-week blockade throughout the country. (Burhaan Kinu/HT photo)

Five special flights from the IGI airport in Delhi are operated between 26 and 27 May. ANI reported that by the end of Thursday more than 1 200 foreigners had been returned to Germany, mentioning an airport employee.

In the context of the coronavirus outbreak, which led to the suspension of flights and a three-week blockade throughout the country, 1 245 foreign nationals from Austria, the United Arab Emirates, Israel, Germany and Italy are being evacuated by five special flights, the ANI reports. No flight data has been reported.

As part of the fight against the spread of the coronavirus in the country, the Directorate General for Civil Aviation (DGCA) had previously approved a ban on international commercial passenger flights to India until the 14th day after the end of the year. April 2020 extended.

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