As per the most recent reviews, flights to West Bengal will function thrice weekly from Mumbai and Delhi. The Dwelling Secretary of West Bengal has written to the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Authorities of India informing in regards to the operation of flights thrice per week on the Mumbai-Kolkata and Delhi-Kolkata routes.
As per the most recent guidelines, flights will function from Delhi and Mumbai on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Flights are already working from right now, and this rule got here into impact from January 5, 2022.
As of now the rule stays in place, however it might change as and when the state of affairs modifications. At current, the circumstances of COVID are rising within the state of West Bengal, as in most components of the nation. 14022 new circumstances had been reported within the state on Wednesday, which is 4949 greater than the day earlier than. The state authorities is at present appearing cautiously, however is claimed to be delicate to the inconvenience precipitated to the passengers.
In West Bengal, the state authorities had earlier introduced a ban on flights from Mumbai and Delhi. That is as a result of excessive fee of positivity as a result of new Omron variant. The state is at present underneath partial shutdown, which means markets, procuring malls, bars and eating places are working at 50 p.c capability. All such institutions turn into quick at 10 pm. As well as, amusement parks and zoos are closed. These guidelines will proceed until January 15.
The West Bengal authorities had additionally banned all flights coming into the state from the UK from January 3. All worldwide passengers are required to bear a COVID-19 take a look at upon arrival on the airport.