The aircraft reached Jaisalmer carrying 236 Indians from Iran, strong security arrangements at the airport.
The Air India aircraft landed at the Civil Airport in Jaisalmer on Sunday morning carrying 236 Indians from Iran amid panic over the Corona virus globally.
Jaisalmer The Air India aircraft landed at the Civil Airport in Jaisalmer on Sunday morning carrying 236 Indians from Iran amid panic over the Corona virus globally. All these people are kept in isolation wards built at the nearby military station of Jaisalmer. Tight security arrangements have been made at the airport. According to sources, who have received negative reports in Iran, they have been brought to Jaisalmer. The district administration is also on full alert mode. All are being kept under the supervision of the Indian Army in Jaisalmer.
Significantly, earlier on Thursday, Indians living in Iran were to be brought to Jaisalmer, but in view of their low number, they were kept in Mumbai or sent elsewhere. Whereas in Jaisalmer all preparations were made at the level of army and administration.
On the other hand, reports of negative reports of a Slovenian woman admitted as suspected of Corona virus in Jawahar Hospital in Jaisalmer have been reported. According to the information, a 34-year-old foreign woman was admitted to the hospital on Friday night due to cough and cold and was sent with a sample. Sources said that the medical administration has received information about the woman’s negative report. After this, the administration and concerned departments have breathed a sigh of relief.
According to ANI “Indian Army: Wellness Centre at Jaisalmer is fully equipped facility to help Indian citizens undertake mandatory quarantine period under the supervision of skilled medical authorities. Soldiers have volunteered to provide care and support to our countrymen returning from overseas.”
According to ANI ” Rajasthan: 236 Indian nationals who were evacuated from Iran on 15 March 2020 brought to Jaisalmer, they are being quarantined at the Indian Army Wellness Centre”
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