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Biman Bangladesh flights with India to resume Sunday

  • Published at 04:55 pm August 18th, 2021
File photo of a Biman Bangladesh Airlines aircraft at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune

There will be a total of five flights per week in the Dhaka-Delhi and Dhaka-Kolkata routes

Biman Bangladesh Airline’s flights with India will resume from Sunday.

Air travel between the two countries had been suspended for a long time due to the coronavirus surge in India.

Now three flights will be operated per week between Dhaka and Kolkata, and two flights will be run on Dhaka-Delhi route, read a Biman statement published on Wednesday.

Flights to Kolkata will be operated on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday, and flights to Delhi will be operated on Sunday and Wednesday.

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Tickets will be available at the Biman sales office or can be booked by contacting their call centre at 01990997997.

All passengers are required to get a RTPCR test for Covid-19 before 72 hours of traveling and maintain health guidelines during the flight.

Dash 8-400 airplanes will be used for the flights in these routes which have heppa filters which can purify the air of virus and bacteria every four minutes, read the statement.