CHANDIGARH (B.S.SHARMA,RANA SHEIKH DAULAT)Under the Vande Bharat Mission, Air India aircraft carrying 144 passengers from Ukraine reached Chandigarh International Airport at 3:12 am on Sunday. Majority of them are students .Team of Punjab Health Department had to wait a long time because aircraft was 3 hours late to the schedule time.
Students includes two passengers from Chandigarh, five from Mohali, 34 from Punjab, 53 from Haryana, 54 from Himachal and 11 from Rajasthan. All students have been sent to their home state buses,Where they will be quarantined. Civil Surgeon Dr. Manjeet Singh informed that all the passengers have been screened under the leadership of epidemiologist Dr. Harman Deep Kaur. Passengers from Mohali and Chandigarh have been quarantined and their corona tests will be done in the next 5 to 7 days.