Iran will perform particular flights between Tehran and New Delhi for evacuating the passengers stranded because of the radical coronavirus outbreak.
“From day after today, particular flights will get started between Iran and India for the stranded passengers. Over 2000 Indians are stranded in Iran. We will ship them again to India handiest after the right kind approval of Indian authority,” an authentic within the Iran Embassy mentioned on Thursday.
The authentic additionally asserted that Iran will ship an empty flight to New Delhi on Friday to take again the Iranian nationals from India.
“Iran will ship an empty flight to India (Delhi) day after today to take again the Iranian nationals from India to Tehran. yet one more flight will come to India an afternoon after day after today to hold Indian apparatus to Iran for stranded Indian nationals,” the authentic mentioned.
Previous on Thursday, Minister of State (MoS) for Exterior Affairs V Muraleedharan mentioned that the Indian fishermen stranded in Iran are in excellent well being and the Indian Embassy in Iran has reached out to them for all conceivable assist.
In step with Iran’s Well being Minister Saeed Namaki, the full choice of coronavirus instances in Iran has reached 3,513, whilst the demise toll from the an infection has risen to 107.
The Friday prayer has additionally been cancelled in all Iranian towns because of the ”concern of the coronavirus unfold amongst worshipers,” Mr Namaki mentioned.
Iran is among the international locations maximum suffering from the coronavirus outbreak.