Rajkotupdates.news : Covid explosion on flight from italy, A total of 125 passengers on the chartered flight Milan-Amritsar have tested positive for Covid-19 upon arrival, government officials said on Thursday. Here the booksinbloom.org team and wiki will tell you all.
125 passengers tested positive for Covid on flight from Italy to Amritsar
According to Airport Director V. K. Seth, a charter flight carrying 179 passengers arrived at Amritsar airport at 11:30 am.
160 passengers from Italy arrived in India and were tested for COVID-19. 125 of them tested positive and are receiving appropriate treatment.
Of the 179 total passengers, 19 were children or infants and therefore were exempt from RT-PCR testing on arrival, officials said.
“EuroAtlantic Airways operates charter flight YU-661 between Milan in Italy and Amritsar in Punjab,” the source said.
Amritsar airport authorities have taken all necessary actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, as stated on Twitter.
“Today, all 125 passengers on the flight have tested positive and are being cared for by state health officials. They are being repatriated.”