New Delhi, 16/8: After the decision to close the airspace by Afghanistan, Air India has clarified that its operation for Kabul will be stalled. In such a situation, Air India’s flight from Delhi to Kabul (Delhi To Kabul Air India) which was earlier scheduled to fly at 12:30 pm instead of 8:30 pm, will no longer operate. According to the news agency ANI, Air India has confirmed that ‘they cannot operate the flight due to the closure of Afghanistan’s air route.’ Government sources said that the Indian government has asked Air India to make an emergency evacuation from Kabul. To keep two planes in standby. Air India has prepared a team for emergency operations from Kabul to New Delhi.
On the other hand, all flights have been suspended at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. According to TOLO News, it has been said in a statement that people should avoid crowding the airport.
Meanwhile, the US has said it will deploy 6,000 troops to Kabul airport for the safe return of its citizens, its friends and allies from Afghanistan, amid the Taliban’s occupation of Afghanistan and the collapse of President Ashraf Ghani’s regime. Foreign Minister Antony Blinken spoke to his counterparts from important allies. However, India was not included in this.