MUMBAI, May 28 -- One of the biggest highlights of Aditi Khosla's two-week mandatory quarantine has been the unhindered view of the sea, the sunset and the deserted looking Gateway of India from her room's balcony.

Khosla is among the many travellers that were part of the government's Vande Bharat mission. Although Khosla's home is 34 km away, she chose Taj Hotel, Colaba, as she felt that it would have high standards of sanitisation and hygiene. "My only criterion for the room was having a balcony. I wanted access to fresh air since we would be cooped up in the room for 14 days," says Khosla, who is a partner at an events firm. Besides fresh air, Khosla was also lucky to get double occupancy room, which was shared by her childhood friend...