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National Security Guard (NSG) team entering IAF station in Jammu which was bombed on early hours of Sunday by Pakistan based terrorists by a drone. The NIA took over the investigation of the case.

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Air passengers wait for COVID tests, on their arrival at the Birsa Munda International Airport, in Ranchi.

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Air passengers maintaining social distance wait to get boarding pass at Birsa Munda International Airport, in Ranchi.

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Flight passengers wait for vehicles at NSCBI Airport as authorities eased some restrictions and extended Covid-induced lockdown till 30th June, in Kolkata.

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Becks Krishnan, 45, a native of Puthenchira in Thrissur district, reunites with his family after being saved from death row in Abu Dhabi jail, at Kochi International airport, Kochi. Krishnan has been languishing in Al Wathba prison in Abu Dhabi for the past seven years in a car accident case.

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Air travellers get themselves registered for COVID-19 tests, at T-3 terminal of Indira Gandhi International Airport, in New Delhi.

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Staff wearing protective masks to help curb the spread of the coronavirus walk in the empty ticketing area at Narita International Airport, in Narita, east of Tokyo. A state of emergency in Tokyo, Osaka and other prefectures was last week extended until June 20 as COVID-19 cases continue to put the medical system under strain.

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Departing passengers wait in a security line at Miami International Airport in Miami. "We are now expecting more than 115,000 passengers each day this weekend through Tuesday, which is equal to what we had pre-pandemic in 2019," Greg Chin, communications director for the Miami-Dade Aviation Department, said in an email.

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The first aircraft approach the international airport in Frankfurt, Germany, right after the landing ban ended on Monday, May 24, 2021.

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A seven seater aircraft of the MP State aviation department, carrying Remdesivir from Indore for COVID-19 patients, crash-lands at the airport in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.

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A chartered plane carrying five people, including a patient and a doctor, landed on its belly at Mumbai airport after declaring a full emergency, with the airport authorities foaming the runway to avoid the plane catching fire, in Mumbai.

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Passengers from New Delhi wait in long lines for transportation to their quarantine hotels at Pearson Airport in Toronto. Flights from India and Pakistan to Canada have been suspended for 30 days.

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Passengers stand in a queue at Birsa Munda International Airport to give their swab samples for COVID-19 tests, amid spike in coronavirus cases, in Ranchi.

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A passenger shows his passport to a security official, at IGI Airport in New Delhi.

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A passenger gives sample for COVID-19 test at IGI Airport after surge in coronavirus cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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The ‘Arattu’ procession which marks the conclusion of the Painkuni festival at the Sree Padmanabha Swami temple making its way through the runway of the Thiruvananthapuram International Airport in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Home Minister Amit Shah being welcomed by Assam Chief Minister Sabananda Sonowal on his arrival at LGBI Airport, in Guwahati.

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Air India Express flight which hit an electric pole while landing at Vijayawada International Airport at Gannavaram near Vijayawada.

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Prahlad Modi, brother of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stages sit-in at Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport in Lucknow.

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CEO of Delhi International Airport Ltd. Videh Kumar Jaipuriar shows XOVIS PTS, a queue management system, to enhance social distancing among passengers at T-3 IGI Airport, in New Delhi.

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Travellers arrive at Heathrow Airport in London. The UK will close all travel corridors from Monday morning to protect against the coronavirus with travellers entering the country from overseas required to have proof of a negative Covid test.

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Travelers wearing face masks, as precautionary measure against the coronavirus pandemic, walk with their luggage at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru.

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COVID-19 testing setup, handled by Genestrings Diagnostic Centre, for the passenger coming from United Kingdom, amid mounting concern over the new strain of the virus, at Delhi Airport in New Delhi.

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COVID-19 testing setup, handled by Genestrings Diagnostic Centre, for the passenger coming from United Kingdom, amid mounting concern over the new strain of the virus, at Delhi Airport in New Delhi.

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Municipal workers in personal protective equipment (PPE) guide passengers arriving from United Kingdom, at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai.

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Municipal workers in personal protective equipment look on as passengers from United Kingdom arrive at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport, in Mumbai. New restrictions were put in place by authorities from 12:00 am for UK flights in the light of the new Covid-19 strain found in the country, which is said to be a super spreader and is claimed to be 70% more transmissible.

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Passengers arriving from United Kingdom wait to exit from the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport, in Mumbai. New restrictions were put in place by authorities from 12:00 am for UK flights in the light of the new Covid-19 strain found in the country, which is said to be a super spreader and is claimed to be 70% more transmissible. Indian government has temporarily suspended all passengers' flights from the United Kingdom.

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A municipal worker in personal protective equipment (PPE) watches passengers arrive from United Kingdom, at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai. Dozens of countries around the world slapped tough travel restrictions on the U.K. because of a new and seemingly more contagious strain of the coronavirus in England. From Canada to India, one nation after another banned flights from Britain.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar inspects renovation and expansion work of Jai Prakash Narayan Airport, in Patna.

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Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh Chief Mohan Bhagwat arrives at Raja Bhoj International Airport in Bhopal.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President Chirag Paswan speaks to media persons at Jai Prakash Narayan airport, ahead of the third phase of Bihar Assembly polls, in Patna

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Representatives of Yamuna International Airport Private Limited and Zurich Airport International AG sign the agreement to begin the development work of the Jewar International Airport project, in Greater Noida.

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Aeroplanes parked on a runway at Terminal 2 as it resumed operations after a gap of six months, amid the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Passengers wearing face masks to help protect against the spread of the coronavirus line up to board planes ahead of the upcoming Chuseok holiday, the Korean version of Thanksgiving Day, at the domestic flight terminal of Gimpo airport in Seoul, South Korea.

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Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) chief Shibu Soren arrives at Birsa Munda International Airport after the former was discharged from AIIMS (New Delhi) after recovering from COVID-19, in Ranchi.

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A private jet being accorded water salute during the inauguration of General Aviation Terminal by Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri (unseen), in New Delhi.

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Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri addresses during the inauguration of General Aviation Terminal, in New Delhi.

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Shiv Sena workers and supporters stage a protest against Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut as she arrives at Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai.

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Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut arrives at Mohali International Airport before she left for Mumbai, in Chandigarh.

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Passengers wait at NSCBI Airport during the bi-weekly lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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A security officer stands guard at deserted NSCBI Airport during the biweekly lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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Police stand guard as senior Congress leaders with APCC members stage a protest over Centre's approval to lease three airports, Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram, under the public-private partnership (PPP) model, outside LGBI Airport in Guwahati.

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Delhi Capitals Indian players ahead of their departure for United Arab Emirates, to take part in the Indian Premier League, in Mumbai.

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A worker wearing a PPE kit pushes a cart at deserted NSCBI Airport during the biweekly lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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Chennai Super King's Skipper MS Dhoni arrives at Chennai Airport to participate in a week training session ahead of the IPL T20, in Chennai.

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Chennai Super King players Deepak Chahar and Piyush Chawla arrive at Chennai Airport to participate in a week training session ahead of the IPL T20, in Chennai.

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Former Indian cricket team Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni arrives at the Birsa Munda International Airport to catch a special flight for Chennai, in Ranchi. Dhoni along with other members of Chennai Super Kings will be training for a week in Chennai before proceeding to UAE for the upcoming season of the IPL.

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Passengers wait to board a flight after the Air Asia plane they were travelling made an emergency landing, at Birsa Munda International Airport in Ranchi.

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Passengers wait to board a flight after the Air Asia plane they were travelling made an emergency landing, at Birsa Munda International Airport in Ranchi.

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An Air Asia plane stands parked at the runway of Birsa Munda International Airport after it made an emergency landing, in Ranchi.

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A young couple with face masks kisses goodbye at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany.

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US President Donald Trump pauses to point while walking to board Air Force One for a trip to Midland, Texas to visit Double Eagle Energy Oil Rig, in Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland.

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A worker cleans a glass next to a screen displaying cancelled flights at NSCBI Airport as the flight services are shut during the complete lockdown on weekends to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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Flight passengers outside NSCBI Airport, during weekly two-day complete lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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A passenger walks outside NSCBI Airport, during weekly two-day complete lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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Workers sanitise passenger baggage in front of the entry gate at NSCBI Airport, during weekly two-day complete lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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Passengers from Delhi deboard an aeroplane as authorities recommenced air services after a gap of almost four months due to the coronavirus pandemic, at Bhuntar Airport, in Kullu-Manali. As of now, the plane will fly thrice a week.

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US President Donald arrives at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta.

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Flight attendants at the NSCBI Airport in Kolkata. Flights from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Pune, Nagpur and Ahmedabad have been suspended between July 6 and July 19 at the Kolkata airport in the view of rising COVID-19 cases in these cities.

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Passengers undergo thermal screening at Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport after arriving from Kyrgyzstan in a special flight under Vande Bharat Mission, in Indore.

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An Air India flight carrying 125 passengers from Kyrgyzstan arrives at Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport under the Vande Bharat Mission, in Indore.

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Cyberabad Police officers accompany family members of martyred Colonel B Santosh Babu at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, in Hyderabad. Colonel Babu was martyred during the face-off between Indian and Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan Valley on Monday night.

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Father and family members of Sushant Singh Rajput, who was found hanging at his Bandra apartment, arrive for the last rites of their son, in Mumbai.

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Migrants wait outside Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport after their arrival by a special flight, arranged by Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Lucknow.

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An illuminated view of Kempegowda International Airport which is all set to introduce the Air Cargo Community System (ACS), to further streamline air logistics, in Bengaluru. ACS is a digital platform that brings together all cargo stakeholders including customs, customs brokers, shippers, airlines, trucking companies, ground & cargo handlers, and freight forwarders under one roof, facilitating the seamless movement of goods and data across the logistics ecosystem.

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Passengers wearing masks due to the coronavirus pandemic wait at ticketing for flights at Dubai International Airport's Terminal 3 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The coronavirus pandemic has hit global aviation hard, particularly at Dubai International Airport, the world's busiest for international travel, due to restrictions on global movement over the virus.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan undergoes thermal screening at Indore airport.

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A view of an under-construction emergency landing airstrip on NH-44, in Anantnag District of South Kashmir.

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The FedEx MD-11 plane skids off the runway while landing during heavy rain, as severe cyclonic storm Nisarga made landfall, at Mumbai Airport.

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An airport staff sanitises automated ticket kiosks at Kempegowda International airport after authorities eased restrictions, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Bengaluru.

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An airport staff sanitises Kempegowda International airport after authorities eased restrictions, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Bengaluru.

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A CISF personnel checks uses a metal detector to check a passenger at Kempegowda International airport after authorities eased restrictions, amid the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Bengaluru.

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Passengers undergo thermal screening after arriving from Kolkata at Maharaja Bir Bikram Airport, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Agartala.

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Flight passengers purchase air-tickets from various counters at the Birsa Munda International Airport, during COVID-19 lockdown 5.0 in Ranchi.

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An airport employee wearing a protective suit assists an elderly passenger on her arrival at the Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport, in Patna.

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Passengers, arriving from Mumbai, leave the Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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A woman passenger and her daughter on their arrival at the Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport from Delhi, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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Passengers wearing PPE kits check-out from the Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport upon their arrival from Bengaluru, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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Passengers wait for thermal scanning on their arrival at Mohanbari Airport from Kolkata, following the resumption of domestic flight operations, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Dibrugarh.

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Buddhist monks from Myanmar, who were stranded in India due to COVID-19 lockdown, arrive at Gaya International Airport to board their flights to return to their country, in Gaya.

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Flight passengers arriving from New Delhi check-out from the NSCBI Airport, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata. Flight services resumed operations at the airport from today.

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Medics screen passengers as they arrive at the NSCBI Airport to catch a flight for Guwahati, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata. Domestic flight operations began at the airport from today.

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Migrants wearing face shields pray to their homeland after they were brought at Birsa Munda International Airport from Mumbai by a special flight, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Ranchi. This was the first special flight to transport around 180 migrant labourers from Mumbai to Jharkhand.

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Migrants wearing face shields leave the Birsa Munda International Airport after they were brought by a special flight from Mumbai, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Ranchi. This was the first special flight to transport around 180 migrant labourers from Mumbai to Jharkhand.

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Air passengers arriving from Delhi leave the the Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna

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Medics screen passengers as they arrive at the NSCBI Airport to catch a flight for Guwahati, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata. Domestic flight operations began at the airport from today.

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Airlines staff members escort elderly passengers outside Birsa Munda International airport following the resumption of flight services, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ranchi.

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Passengers from Mumbai arrive at Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport following the resumption of domestic flights, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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Passengers wearing face shields arrive from New Delhi at Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport following the resumption of domestic flights, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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Preparations underway for the fifth flight of Air India Express evacuating stranded Indian nationals from Bahrain.

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A private airlines officer gives instructions to his staff at T3 of IGI airport after the resumption of flight services, in New Delhi. Flight operations were stopped in March after a nationwide lockdown was ordered to halt the spread of coronavirus.

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750 stranded Indian nationals wait to board Air India flights at an airport as the government has arranged four flights to Kochi, Kannur, Kozhikode and Trivandrum to evacuate them under Vande Bharat mission, in Dubai. Indian Consulate in Dubai has ensured that no seat remains vacant and full capacity utilised in an attempt to warn the citizens to not get fooled by some private travel agencies of false claims in charter flights to India.

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Passengers, maintaining social distancing, wait at lounge area to take a flight at Birsa Munda International Airport, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ranchi.

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Passengers arrive at T3 of IGI airport for domestic travel after the resumption of flight services, in New Delhi.

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Elderly passengers being escorted by staff members as they arrive at T3 of IGI airport for domestic travel after the resumption of flight services, in New Delhi. Flight operations were stopped in March after a nationwide lockdown was ordered to halt the spread of coronavirus.

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A passenger undergoes thermal screening at Raja Bhoj Airport, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bhopal. The domestic flight services resumed from today after a gap of two months owing to the nationwide lockdown.

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A mother puts on a face shield on her son while waiting for a vehicle after arriving from New Delhi at Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport following the resumption of domestic flights, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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Passengers leave for a quarantine centre as they check-out from the Kempegowda International Airport, in Bengaluru.

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A passenger's luggage is sanitized at the airport as domestic flights resume operations after nearly two-month lockdown amid the COVID-19 pandemic in Ahmedabad.

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An Indigo plane takes-off from Chennai airport for domestic travel, after flights resumed during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Chennai. All scheduled commercial passenger flights were suspended since March 25 when the government imposed a nationwide lockdown to curb the coronavirus pandemic.

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