The Air India Express flight from Abu Dhabi will attain Cochin International Airport in Kochi, Kerala, at 9:40 pm in the present day with 179 expatriates.
In this flight, there are 73 folks from Thrissur district, 25 from Ernakulam, 23 from Malappuram, 15 from Alappuzha, 13 from Palakkad, 13 from Kottayam and eight from Pathanamthitta.
“They will be taken from the airport to the quarantine centres in their respective districts. Quarantine for pregnant women, senior citizens and children under the age of 10 will be in their homes. Quarantine of the only passenger from the Kasaragod district will be in Ernakulam. Quarantine facility has been made for expatriates who come to the Ernakulam district at SCMS Hostel, Kalamassery,” mentioned S Suhas, Ernakulam District Collector.
He added, “The flight will have special parking bays and aerobridges. Upon entering the terminal, the temperature of the passengers will be checked by the temperature gun and thermal scanner. Those who have symptoms will be taken to an ambulance on a special route. From there, they will be taken to the Aluva District Hospital.”
He additionally mentioned that those that do not need the symptom might be re-examined at well being counters after which they are going to be taken to the immigration counter.
“Bags that arrive at the baggage disposal system from the flight will be disinfected with sodium hypochlorite. The baggage then will move through the belt and passes through two tunnels. Ultraviolet rays have been placed on each side of the bag before each tunnel. This is an automatic system. After this, they will arrive in the Kerosol area where the passenger bags are taken,” he added.
Meanwhile, as a part of its evacuation flights from India, Air India has opened its bookings for passengers, assembly sure eligibility standards, desirous to journey from India to London, Singapore and choose locations within the USA on flights working between May eight to May 14.