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The flight between New Delhi and Moscow is expected to be operated twice a week.

ANI, New Delhi

PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2021 05:28 PM IST

Easing Covid-19 travel restrictions, Russia on Saturday restored international air traffic on a reciprocal basis with a number of foreign states, including India.

“According to the decision of the Russian Covid-19 Emergency Response Centre dated January 16, 2021, the Russian Government issued a directive on January 25, 2021, allowing to restore international air traffic on a reciprocal basis with a number of foreign states, including India,” read a release of the Russian embassy.

The flight between New Delhi and Moscow is expected to be operated twice a week.

The embassy release further informed that it is issuing visas of all categories to enter Russia.

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“In this regard, issuing of visas of all categories (including student visa) to enter Russia via air checkpoints is resumed for the Indian citizens, as well as for persons who have a residence permit,” stated the release.

Meanwhile, it also noted that the issuance of e-visa was temporarily suspended till an appropriate directive comes from the Russian Government.

Further, it also advised travellers to come with a valid medical document confirming negative results of the laboratory PCR test for Covid-19.

This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text.


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