Airfares: No relief soon for India-UK travelers

As of now, there are 30 flights permitted between India and the UK per week.

Airfares: No relief soon for India-UK travelers
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Owing to emerging Covid cases and the looming threat of a possible 3rd wave in India, many nations including the UK had put Indian travelers on their red list.

On August 8, the UK moved India from the red list to the amber list and thus allowing Indian travelers to visit London. Just a day before the relaxation, the prices of India-UK flight fares skyrocketed as senior IAS officer Sanjeev Gupta pointed out on Twitter on Saturday.