Passenger flights to Kolkata from 6 cities banned till July 31: Airport

| | Kolkata
  • 0

Passenger flights to Kolkata from 6 cities banned till July 31: Airport

Friday, 17 July 2020 | PTI | Kolkata

Passenger flights to Kolkata from 6 cities banned till July 31: Airport

The ban on passenger flights to Kolkata from six cities -- all COVID-19 hotspots -- has been extended till July 31, airport sources here said on Friday, as coronavirus cases continue to surge in the country.

"The restriction on arriving flights to #KolkataAirport from 6 cities viz Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Nagpur & Ahmedabad has been extended up to 31st July," the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International (NSCBI) airport tweeted.

Earlier, the airport had announced that no passenger flight would be arriving in Kolkata from these cities from July 6 to July 19.

"The temporary restriction on arriving flights to #KolkataAirport from 6 cities viz Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Nagpur & Ahmedabad is on the request of State Govt. To restrict movement from high prevalence cities of #coronavirus cases in order to contain the spread of #COVID19," it had said in a tweet on July 4.

State Editions

Cars to drive through MLCP at T3 arrival for three days

17 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

G’gram to begin Sputnik V trial soon

17 June 2021 | Parvesh Sharma | Delhi

Man arrested for killing his wife

17 June 2021 | PNS | Delhi

CM praises small-scale enterprises in villages

17 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

All shops, malls to open in Raipur on Sunday

17 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

Congress' women wing flays Modi govt

17 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

Sunday Edition

Talktime : ‘I have said no to many films initially’

13 June 2021 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Be smart, keep cool

13 June 2021 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

‘Acting is my passion, love being part of this magical world’

13 June 2021 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

WeeklyNatter

13 June 2021 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

World Wide Web of Artificial Intelligence

13 June 2021 | Akshat Tyagi | Agenda

The vaccine solution

13 June 2021 | Sonu Shivdasani | Agenda