Hardeep S Puri – Union Civil Aviation Minister :
- Vande Bharat Mission, the mission of hope continues to soar & facilitate inbound & outbound international travel of stranded Indian citizens.
- I am happy to announce that we are further ramping up VBM & have decided to go ahead with Phase-5 from 1-31 Aug 2020.
- Detailed schedule will be shared soon.
- Evacuation & outbound travel of every stranded Indian is a priority. No one will be left behind.
- More than 814K people have returned since 6 May through various means.
- More than 270K have returned on VBM flights operated by @airindiain, @FlyWithIX & pvt Indian carriers.