A particular Air India flight carrying 211 Indian college students, who had been caught in Italy after flights had been cancelled resulting from coronavirus outbreak, departed for India on Saturday (native time).
The flight which took off from Milan additionally has seven compassionate circumstances.
“211 college students & 7 compassionate circumstances departed by AI flight #Milan. All those that helped us by way of this tough scenario, particular because of @airindiain workforce & Italian authorities. Consulate will proceed to make sure the welfare of all Indians in northern #Italy,” Indian Consulate in Milan tweeted.
The evacuation by India was carried out after the World Health Organisation declared the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic and mentioned that Europe is the brand new epicentre of the deadly virus.
Italy on Saturday (native time) reported 175 deaths from coronavirus, elevating the toll to 1,411.
Earlier, Air India had introduced the cancellation of all flights to Kuwait and Italy until April 30.
India has carried out evacuations from a number of international locations previously few weeks. It has introduced again its residents from China, Japan and Iran because the variety of circumstances of coronavirus continues to rise in these international locations.