Embassy of India Riyadh —- May 12, 2020 —- Press Release
The Bharat Mission of repatriating stranded Indians from Saudi Arabia is proceeding smoothly with three flights (Riyadh —Kozhikode, Riyadh — Delhi and Dammam-Kochi) already taken-off. The rest of the flights in the first phase include Jeddah-Kozhikode (May 13) and Jeddah — Kochi (May 14). The passengers on all these flights have been prioritized on the basis of exigencies, such as distressed workers, urgent medical cases, pregnant women, stranded Umrah pilgrims, among other.
The second phase of the Mission will include have six flights from the Kingdom in following sectors:
Riyadh — Kozhikode —- May 19
Dammam – Kochi —- May 19 – 2020
Riyadh — Kannur —- May 20 – 2020
Dammam— Bengaluru – Hyderabad —- May 20 – 2020
Jeddah — Vijayawada -Hyderabad —- May 20 – 2020
Riyadh — Hyderabad – Vijayawada —- May 23 – 2020
The fare and other details of these nights will be notified soon.
It is envisaged that subsequent phases of the Mission will also cover flights from the Kingdom to other destinations in India, including Chennai, Mumbai, Lucknow and