India brought back 146 of its citizens from Qatar’s capital Doha in four different flights on Monday in view of the failing security situation in the war-torn Afghanistan.
A few days after Indian nationals were evacuated from Afghanistan by NATO and temporarily taken to Doha. Out of that, 104 people were brought back in a Vistara flight, 30 by a Qatar Airways flight and 11 of them returned by an Indigo flight . It was the second batch of Indians to be brought back from Doha after their evacuation from Kabul.
A total of 135 Indians were flown back to Delhi from Doha in a special flight on Sunday.
India on Sunday brought back 392 people including two Afghan lawmakers in three different flights under the evacuation mission amid a continued scramble by various countries to rescue their citizens from Kabul.
The total number of people evacuees included the first batch of 135 Indians who were flown back from Doha.
People familiar with the development said the Indians were flown back to Delhi as part of India’s mission to evacuate its citizens and Afghan partners from Kabul following its takeover by the Taliban over a week back, they said.
One person returned by an Air India flight, they said.