The second part of Vande Bharat Mission — meant to carry again Indian residents stranded overseas because of the worldwide lockdown induced by the coronavirus — might be held between May 16 and May 22. Sources mentioned 149 flights, together with feeder flights, might be deployed to carry again individuals from 31 nations.
This time, the federal government is predicted to function 13 flights to the US, 9 to the UK, 10 to Canada, 11 to the United Arab Emirates, 9 to Saudi Arabia, six to Russia and 7 to Australia, There may also be flights to France, Italy, Germany, Ireland and several other nations of southeast Asia and different Gulf nations.
Among the neighbouring nations, there might be one flight to Bangladesh and one to Nepal.
The authorities had introduced the two-phase mission earlier this month.
The first spherical of repatriations was anticipated to carry again round 2 lakh individuals by the center of May. By mid-June, round 3.5-Four lakh could be introduced again, the federal government had mentioned.
The five-day first part of the drive — which began final week — introduced again individuals from the US and the UK, southeast Asia and the Gulf.
The authorities had used industrial jets, navy plane and warships within the biggest-ever repatriation mission because the Gulf battle.
On the primary day of evacuation on May 7, ten flights had been operated to carry again 2,300 Indians.
Over the subsequent few days, 10 flights to the UAE, seven every to the US and UK, 5 flights to Saudi Arabia, 5 flights to Singapore and two flights to Qatar had been operated.