When most passengers of the first repatriation flight on the Day 2 of India’s ‘Vande Bharat Mission’ on Friday arrived at Dubai International Airport, one of the stood out for the extra precautions he took.
John Philip, a visitor from Chennai in Tamil Nadu, was seen covered top to bottom in a hazmat suit and protective glasses.
Nice to feel their happiness of going home..but even great to see a passenger in PPE as well. #VandeBharatMission @MEAIndia @IndembAbuDhabi @MOS_MEA @airindiain @airnewsalerts @DDIndialive pic.twitter.com/hMWfokUZ2q
— India in Dubai (@cgidubai) May 8, 2020
Philip said he was going back home as his family is all alone.
Most passengers of the first flight on Day 2 of India’s ‘Vande Bharat Mission’ on Friday arrived only after 3pm, after receiving information early in the day that Air India Express flight IX540 has been delayed for over five hours.