Day 51: Jammu, Srinagar Airports receive 24 domestic flights
JAMMU: On Day 51 of resumption of operation of routine domestic operations in Jammu and Kashmir, 24 domestic flights with 2,716 passengers on board today arrived at Jammu and Srinagar Airports.
A total of 616 passengers aboard 9 regular commercial flights arrived at the Jammu Airport while 15 domestic flights with about 2100 passengers on board landed at Srinagar Airport today.
Pertinently, Jammu Airport Authorities have received a total of 367 domestic flights with 27,107 passengers while Srinagar Airport Authorities have received 599 domestic flights with 77,918 passengers since 25th of May till date.
Also, the Jammu and Kashmir government has brought back about 3,240 passengers from various countries to the Union Territory through special evacuation flights in the wake of global pandemic till date.
After arrival, all the passengers were tested for the COVID-19 and transported to their destinations at both the airports amid strict observance of all necessary preventive protocols.
The Government has made elaborate arrangements for the arrival, screening, sampling and proper transportation of the passengers to the quarantine centers taking special care of guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) prescribed by the Union Ministries of Civil Aviation and Health and Family Welfare.