PATNA, May 16 -- The Gaya International airport will receive at least six flights during the second phase of Vande Bharat mission between May 18 and May 24.

According to official sources in the Bihar home department, only six flights have so far been scheduled to land at the Gaya airport. The first flight, AI-0112, is likely to arrive on Monday evening. Each flight will carry less than 200 passengers. If a person shows Covid-19 symptoms during the journey, he will immediately be separated from others and made to leave the flight from the back door when it lands in Gaya.

A total of 8,000 people from Bihar stranded in the UK, USA and the Middle East countries are to be brought back in different phases.

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