Coronavirus cases are increasing rapidly in most countries around the world. In such a situation, many countries have insisted on increasing the vaccination speed to stop the infection.
Due to the increasing cases of Coronavirus in India, countries around the world are putting a flight ban on flights coming from India. Hong Kong on Sunday banned flights coming from India. At the same time, Oman has also issued advisory for its passengers going to India. On the other hand, India has entered into an Air Bubbles Agreement with Britain, but there is a demand in the country that India should be included in the Red List. After joining this list, flights going from India to Britain will be banned.
In most countries around the world, there is a rapid increase in the cases of corona. In such a situation, many countries have insisted on increasing the vaccination speed to stop the infection. But in these countries, pressure is also being put on the government to ban flights coming from areas badly affected by Corona. At the same time, the cases of corona are increasing in India too. In such a situation, there has been a demand in many countries to ban flights coming from India. In such a situation, let us know about the countries where flights coming from India have been banned. Also know which are those countries with which India has still maintained air service.
Hong Kong: The Hong Kong government has banned flights coming from India from April 20 to May 3. It has been told that this decision has been taken due to the increasing cases of corona in India. Apart from this, flights coming from Pakistan and the Philippines have also been banned. Explain that under Hong Kong rules, the traveler has to show the negative report of the COVID RT-PCR test done 72 hours before the journey.
Oman: The Embassy of Oman, located in New Delhi, has advised its citizens not to travel to India. It has said that unless it is absolutely necessary, avoid traveling to India. This decision has been taken by Oman, when two lakh cases of COVID have been reported in India. However, people from India can go to Oman, because the government has signed an air bubble agreement with Oman.
Britain: A top UK scientist has demanded that the UK government should include India in the ‘Red List’, as a new variant of Corona has been found there. Also, cases of corona are increasing in India. Professor Danny Altman of the Imperial College of London said that these variants can be extremely dangerous, so the government should include India in the Red List. Let us know that Britain has signed an Air Bubble Agreement with India.
Saudi Arab: On February 3, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia banned people coming from 20 countries, including India. Saudi Arabia said that this ban has been imposed so that Corona can be dealt with properly. However, while announcing this decision, information was not given about how long this ban will be applicable. In such a situation, flights going from India to Saudi Arabia are closed now.
New Zealand: The Prime Minister of the country, Jasinda Ardern, announced on April 8 that it is stopping travelers coming from India. It will also include its own citizens of the country. This ban will continue from April 11 to April 28. He said that this decision has been taken in view of the growing Corona cases in India.
In which countries can Indians travel now?
India has an air bubble agreement with 28 countries of the world. The latest agreement in these agreements is from Sri Lanka. The Ministry of Civil Aviation said on Saturday that a bilateral air bubble agreement has been signed with Sri Lanka. Under an air bubble agreement between the two countries, special international passenger flights can be operated in each other’s territory under certain restrictive rules.
India has signed an Air Bubble Agreement with Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Bahrain, Canada, Ethiopia and France. Apart from this, this agreement has also been signed with Germany, Iraq, Japan, Kenya, Kuwait, Maldives Nepal. The Indian government also entered into an air bubble agreement with the Netherlands, Nigeria, Oman, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda and Seychelles. Along with Sri Lanka, now the Government of India has signed this agreement with Tanzania, UAE, UK, Ukraine, USA and Uzbekistan. Currently Indian citizens can travel to these countries.
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