A passenger wearing protective gear arrives at New Delhi’s airport after India resumed domestic flights on Monday. China will repatriate citizens from India on five flights between June 2 and 8. Photo: EPA-EFEA passenger wearing protective gear arrives at New Delhi’s airport after India resumed domestic flights on Monday. China will repatriate citizens from India on five flights between June 2 and 8. Photo: EPA-EFE
A passenger wearing protective gear arrives at New Delhi’s airport after India resumed domestic flights on Monday. China will repatriate citizens from India on five flights between June 2 and 8. Photo: EPA-EFE

China offers flights to evacuate citizens from coronavirus-hit India, as border tensions rise

  • The Chinese embassy is arranging five chartered flights to repatriate citizens, as Covid-19 cases in India surge and a strict lockdown is eased
  • Move comes amid reports of rising border tensions between the two Asian giants and clashes along the Line of Actual Control
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A passenger wearing protective gear arrives at New Delhi’s airport after India resumed domestic flights on Monday. China will repatriate citizens from India on five flights between June 2 and 8. Photo: EPA-EFEA passenger wearing protective gear arrives at New Delhi’s airport after India resumed domestic flights on Monday. China will repatriate citizens from India on five flights between June 2 and 8. Photo: EPA-EFE
A passenger wearing protective gear arrives at New Delhi’s airport after India resumed domestic flights on Monday. China will repatriate citizens from India on five flights between June 2 and 8. Photo: EPA-EFE
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