200 Indian evacuees from Maldives reach TN

Thoothukudi: Two hundred stranded Indian nationals repatriated by the Indian Navy from Maldives as part of the Samudra Setu mission reached here on Indian Navy Ship Airavat.

The 200 Indian nationals arrived at the VOC Port this morning, officials said and added that as many as 64 people who arrived today hailed from Kanyakumari district while the rest were from many other districts.

Upon arrival, the passengers were screened by officials and their luggages were sanitised as part of Covid-19 health protocols.


NT Bureau