Zee Media Bureau/Parul Sabherwal
Andhra Pradesh government has arranged a helicopter to airlift pilgrims from the state, who are stranded in the flood-ravaged Uttarakhand.
Indian Air Force on Wednesday came to the rescue of 75 more stranded people, including women and children, from Kargil town of Ladakh region.
The IAF today launched fresh operation by ferrying 550 passengers including 300
civilians between the two capital cities.
BJP demanded that the Centre make arrangements to airlift essential commodities and medicines to Manipur as these were in very short supply.
As many as 135 stranded
passengers, including over a dozen patients, were airlifted by IAF choppers from snow-bound Gurez and Karnah sectors of north Kashmir.
Indian Air Force on Friday
airlifted around 500 stranded passengers from Ladakh region
and Gurez sector, which remains cut off from the rest of the
state due to snow in winter, to Jammu and Srinagar.
The Indian Air Force carried out several sorties to airlift 62 passengers stranded in Gurez sector of Jammu and Kashmir`s Bandipora district, near Line of Control.
Battling inclement weather, an IAF helicopter airlifted an injured woman from Gurez in north Kashmir to the capital.
Pakistan on Wednesday airlifted two
British cabinet ministers away from angry protesters after
they visited an area ravaged by the country`s catastrophic
floods, the visiting delegation said.
More than 150 people,
including foreigners and tourists, stranded in remote-flood-
hit areas of Gilgit-Baltistan in northern Pakistan were on Wednesday
airlifted to safety by military aircraft.
Two Chinese chartered planes carrying 195 Chinese citizens left Kyrgyzstan.
Pakistan is dispatching military planes to airlift its nationals.
After requesting Mizoram to help in transport of essential supplies to the state because of blockades by Naga students, the Manipur government on Saturday said that life-saving drugs would be air-lifted from Guwahati.
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