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International Flights To USA And France To Resume From Tomorrow:- With the arrival of coronavirus pandemic, all the domestic and international flights are canceled from March. Some of the domestic services started in May and the footfalls have been limited. The Civil Aviation Ministry is monitoring the situations and they wanted to resume the international flights from July 1st. But the decision was postponed to July 16th. Hardeep Singh Puri, the Civil Aviation Minister of the country met the press saying that the international flights to USA and France will resume from tomorrow. He said that the international flight services will resume under the bilateral air bubbles with the respective countries.
Interacted with members of the fourth estate about decisions taken & numbers achieved by India's civil aviation sector & its stakeholders in the extraordinary situation arising due to COVID19 outbreak.— Hardeep Singh Puri (@HardeepSPuri) July 16, 2020
We also discussed the way forward for the sector. pic.twitter.com/Yz2DHdQl1R
"Interacted with members of the fourth estate about decisions taken & numbers achieved by India's civil aviation sector & its stakeholders in the extraordinary situation arising due to COVID19 outbreak. We also discussed the way forward for the sector" posted Hardeep Singh Puri. As of now the international flights to USA, France will resume from tomorrow. Hardeep Singh Puri said that the discussions are on with three other countries and the services will resume soon to these international destinations. Hardeep Singh Puri also said that the international services will resume in a phased manner.
On the other side, limited international flights are running as per Vande Bharat Mission. Over 6,80,000 Indians who are stranded abroad have been evacuated till date.