NRIs repatriation: 6 flights from Gulf countries to fly to Kerala on Wednesday
Dubai: Six flights will leave from Gulf countries to Kerala as part of Vande Bharat mission on Wednesday. Dubai- Kochi (1.30 pm), Kuwait- Thiruvananthapuram (1.45 pm), Salala- Kozhikode (3.45 pm), Riyadh- Kannur, Muscat- Kannur, Muscat- Kozhikode are the services to Kerala.
There will also be flights to Bengaluru from Damam via Hyderabad and to Hyderabad from Jeddah via Vijayawada. However, the time schedule of some of these flights can change.
As part of Vande Bharat mission, four flights left for Kerala on Tuesday. Authorities said that the Air India Express IX 790 flight from Kuwait to Kannur left with 188 passengers, including children, at 2.42 pm local time.
The Doha- Kannur Air India IX 0774 Express took off at 6.40 pm local time. There were more than 180 passengers. 152 passengers left by Riyadh- Kozhikode Air India AI 1906 flight. Meanwhile, the Damam- Kochi Air India AI 1908 flight left with 143 passengers.
Apart from this, the flights from London and Manila will reach Kochi on Wednesday. London- Mumbai- Kochi flight will arrive at 6.45 am and Manila- Mumbai- Kochi flight will arrive at 11.45 pm.