New Delhi: Air India has introduced few more flights between India and Singapore. These additional flights have been started under the Vande Bharat Mission. For whom the booking has started on 12 September. These will be in addition to the flights that Air India and the Government of India operate under the Vande Bharat Mission. This flight between India and Singapore will run on 19th, 20th, 25th, 26th, 28th and 29th of September.
DDCA has extended the ban on international flights till September 30 after the release of Unlock-4. However, cargo flights are exempted. Air India is continuously operating flights under the Vande Bharat Mission, under which Indians are being brought from abroad. The Central Government inaugurated the 'Vande Bharat Mission' on May 7. The aim is to bring back people stranded due to the Corona pandemic via international flights.
The sixth phase of Vande Bharat Mission has started from September 1, which will run till October 25. Under the sixth phase of the Vande Bharat Mission, 1007 international flights are scheduled this month, belonging to 24 countries. During this time two lakh people are expected to be brought. The Ministry of External Affairs has stated on September 10 that 13.74 lakh Indians have been brought home since the start of the Vande Bharat Mission.