MEA holds flurry of meetings on 'Vande Bharat' mission
- About 15,000 Indians from 13 countries will be brought back by 64 flights in the first week of the mission codenamed 'Vande Bharat'
- A total of 300,000 Indians from the Gulf countries alone have registered for help from the government to bring them back
NEW DELHI : Ahead of the arrival on Thursday of a first lot of 15,000 Indians, stranded abroad due to the halt of flights worldwide after the spread of the novel coronavirus, the Indian foreign ministry on Wednesday held a meeting with officials of key states to review plans and arrangements for the returnees.
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