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IndiGo tells pilots, crew to wear masks, avoid public places in East Asia

Cabin crew have been asked to wear masks throughout their flights to Hong Kong and China as well. Crew will have to perform in-flight duties wearing them

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Aneesh Phadnis Mumbai
IndiGo has advised all its pilots and cabin crew to wear masks and avoid public places during layover in Thailand, China, Vietnam and Singapore.

Cabin crew have been asked to wear masks throughout their flights to Hong Kong and China as well. Crew will have to perform in-flight duties wearing them.

The instruction has been issued by IndiGo following the outbreak of deadly coronavirus in the city of Wuhan in central China. Air India, however, has not yet issued any instruction to flight attendants to wear masks.

IndiGo has daily flights to Chengdu and Guangzhou in China and Hong Kong. Additionally, it flies

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First Published: Jan 28 2020 | 10:45 PM IST

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