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Passenger travel ban from EU, UK: Delhi HC seeks Centre, DGCA's response

A bench of Justices J R Midha and I S Mehta issued notice to ministries of health and home affairs and Directorate General of Civil Aviation seeking their stand on the plea

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

India bars passengers from EU, UK from March 18 in Covid-19 precaution
The plea has been moved by the father of an Indian student stranded in Scotland

The Friday sought response of the Centre and on a plea challenging the Centre's circular prohibiting travel of passengers from European Union, UK, Turkey and European free trade association member nations from March 18 onwards to contain the spread of pandemic.

A bench of Justices J R Midha and I S Mehta issued notice to ministries of health and home affairs and Directorate General of Civil Aviation seeking their stand on the plea.

The plea has been moved by the father of an Indian student stranded in Scotland and who is unable to return to the country.

First Published: Fri, March 20 2020. 15:50 IST
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