INS Airavat

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INS Airavat on a mission, set to bring back people stranded due to covid-19 travel restrictions

Stranded Indian nationals now have a new hope as INS Airavat, The Indian Naval ship is being used to transport them from Maldives to Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu. Nearly 250 Indians are said to be brought back as a part of the "Samudra Setu" mission. Since may 8, thousands of people have already been repatriated from various places and now the focus is on those who are stuck at Maldives.

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 12:27 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

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