Over 1000 NRIs to reach Kerala from UAE on Wednesday
Dubai: More than 1000 people will reach Kerala from UAE as part of the third phase of Vande Bharat mission on Wednesday. There will be three flights each from Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
The Dubai- Kochi Air India Express IX 1434 flight will leave by 11.30 am local time. Dubai- Kannur Air India Express IX 1746 start it journey by 12.50 local time and Dubai- Kozhikode IX 1344 at 3.20 pm local time.
Abu Dhabi- Kozhikode IX 1348 will leave by 12.20 pm local time. Abu Dhabi- Kochi IX 1452 will take off by 1.50 pm and Abu Dhabi- Thiruvananthapuram IX 1538 by 3.20 pm local time. More over there will be Air India flights to Amritsar and Delhi.
There will be minor differences in the time schedule based on the arrangements at the airport. There will be rapid testing and thermal scanning at Dubai, Abu Dhabi International airports. The passengers will have to reach the airport 4 hours before take off. Women who are more than 27 weeks pregnant should carry a fit to fly certificate with them, which is valid for 72 hours.
Indian Consulate authorities and Embassy officials will give the passengers necessary instructions. Like in the first two phases, pregnant women, elderly people, people with health issues and those who lost their jobs will be given priority.