Air India has cancelled flight companies to Hong Kong attributable to Covid-19 restrictions imposed by the Hong Kong authorities and restricted demand within the sector, the airline stated.
“Due to restrictions imposed by the Hong Kong authorities and limited demand on the sector, our flights to Hong Kong and back of 19th and 23rd April stand cancelled,” Air India tweeted. Passengers from India can arrive in Hong Kong provided that they’ve a Covid-19 destructive certificates from a check accomplished 48 hours previous to the journey, based on guidelines issued by the Hong Kong authorities.
Earlier in January, this yr, Hong Kong had introduced a two-week ban on incoming flights from eight nations, together with India, because the world continues to witness a surge within the Omicron variant of Covid-19. HKSAR Chief Executive Carrie Lam had introduced the flight suspension. She stated that the ban will have an effect on passengers from Australia, Britain, Canada, France, India, Pakistan, the Philippines and the United States, together with transferring passengers, based on Xinhua.
Lam additional stated that the choice on the flight suspension was made due to a speedy change within the native Covid-19 scenario.