At least 12 flights are scheduled to land in Guwahati LGBI Airport on Tuesday and the expected number of arrivals is 1200 amidst the ongoing lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Till 1 pm on Tuesday, the LGBI airport received five flights from various locations. The total number of passengers who landed at the Airport is 580.
On Monday 8 flights landing took place in Guwahati with almost 686 passengers.
A source informed that Guwahati on Monday handled eight flight landings and 686 persons belonging to various districts of the state de-boarded at the airport. Out of the total flights, four are from Delhi, one each from Bengaluru and Chennai, and two are from Imphal.
The first flight landed at 9 am on Monday and following this, all passengers including the other flights were taken to a private hotel for medical screening. Persons who completed their screening were sent to institutional quarantine as per the norms of the Covid-19 pandemic. However, pregnant woman, children below the age of 10 and elderly persons above the age of 75 had the option of being home quarantined.