A batch of 277 folks evacuated from the coronavirus-hit Iran arrived on the Jodhpur airport in Rajasthan on Wednesday early morning, a defence spokesperson mentioned.
He mentioned preliminary screening of the evacuees, principally pilgrims, was performed on the airport upon arrival and thereafter they have been taken to the Military Wellness Facility arrange on the Jodhpur Navy Station.
The Military, in coordination with the Rajasthan state medical authorities and civil administration, has made sufficient medical and administrative preparations to make sure a snug keep for the evacuees and supply prophylactic medical help, he mentioned.
The defence spokesperson mentioned that the ability has a devoted workforce of Military docs, who can be consistently monitoring the well being parameters of the evacuees at some stage in their keep.
Extra Chief Secretary (Well being) Rohit Kumar Singh mentioned that 273 of the evacuees are pilgrims. Among the many folks have been 149 ladies and women.