India evacuates its citizens from crisis-stricken Afghanistan – In pics

India carried out the evacuation missions in coordination with the US, Qatar, Tajikistan and several other friendly countries.

Zee Media Bureau | Aug 22, 2021, 21:18 PM IST

India carried out the evacuation missions in coordination with the US, Qatar, Tajikistan and several other friendly countries.

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India evacuates about 400 people

India evacuates about 400 people

India on Sunday brought back nearly 400 people, including 329 of its nationals and two Afghan lawmakers, in three different flights as part of its efforts to evacuate its citizens from Kabul in the backdrop of the deteriorating situation in the city after its takeover by the Taliban.

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IAF C-17 brings 168 people

IAF C-17 brings 168 people

A total of 168 people including 107 Indians and 23 Afghan Sikhs and Hindus, were flown from Kabul to the Hindon airbase near Delhi in a C-17 heavy-lift military transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF).

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Air India flight brings Indians and Nepalese

Air India flight brings Indians and Nepalese

Another group of 87 Indians and two Nepalese nationals were brought back in a special Air India flight from Dushanbe, a day after they were evacuated to the Tajikistan capital in an IAF aircraft, officials said.

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Kabul to Doha to Delhi

Kabul to Doha to Delhi

A group of 135 Indians, who were evacuated from Kabul to Doha in the last few days by the US and NATO aircraft, were flown back from Doha to Delhi on a special flight.

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Second batch from Doha to India

Second batch from Doha to India

The second batch of 146 Indian nationals who were evacuated from Afghanistan to Doha, is being repatriated to India today, said Embassy of India Doha, Qatar.