Passengers queue to enter Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai on May 25, 2020. Photo: ReutersPassengers queue to enter Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai on May 25, 2020. Photo: Reuters
Passengers queue to enter Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai on May 25, 2020. Photo: Reuters

Chaos and cancellations at India’s airports as domestic flights resume in bid to kickstart economy

  • The government last week announced a partial resumption of flights after coronavirus lockdown but travel policies vary between states
  • Airlines were forced to scramble to revise their schedules, prompting one industry executive to describe the situation as a ‘farce’
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Passengers queue to enter Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai on May 25, 2020. Photo: ReutersPassengers queue to enter Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai on May 25, 2020. Photo: Reuters
Passengers queue to enter Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai on May 25, 2020. Photo: Reuters
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