The Indian Embassy on Friday announced that flag-carrier Air India will operate its first flight to Wuhan from Delhi on 30th October after the pandemic broke out.
Wuhan, the central Chinese city from where the coronavirus initially emerged in December was officially declared safe from the virus in June and all curbs were lifted.
This will be the sixth VBM flight by Air India to China to help Indians stranded in both countries to travel back to their destinations.
The Delhi-Wuhan flight was announced after the cancellation of the October 23 flight between Delhi-Guangzhou.
Here is the schedule of Air India flight between Delhi-Wuhan
Those who are arriving from New Delhi has to undergo 14-day quarantine in the designated hotels.
“Due to technical and scheduling reasons, the upcoming VBM flight scheduled for October 23, 2020, stands postponed to October 30, 2020. The flight will be now operated on the Delhi-Wuhan-Delhi sector. The inconvenience caused is deeply regretted.” Indian Embassy Said in a press release
The flight will be now operated on Delhi-Wuhan-Delhi sector.
The embassy further asked all the travelers to reach out to helpdesk ([email protected]) for any assistance or guidance in this regard.
India operated three flights to Wuhan to airlift Indians stranded in the city when the virus was at its peak there in February this year.
Air India has operated five VBM flights so far helping Indians stranded in both countries to travel back to their destinations.