Vande Bharat’s repatriation flight from Doha with 146 Indians reaches Gaya


Gaya (Bihar): An Air India repatriation flight from Doha carrying 146 stranded nationals arrived in Gaya, Bihar, on Monday morning.

“AI-972 took off from HIA this evening for Gaya with 146 passengers. This is the 9th flight from Doha as part of #Vandebharat, bringing the number of repatriated passengers from Qatar to 1520, plus 45 infants,” Indian Embassy in Qatar said on Twitter Sunday.

The flight took off from Doha at 18:00 p.m. (local time).

This was the ninth flight from Doha as part of the Indian government’s second phase of ‘Vande Bharat’ mission to bring Indian nationals back home from various foreign countries who have been stranded due to the Covid-19 lockdown. (ANI)