Hardeep Singh Puri, Civil Aviation Minister of India has shared a tweet at present evaluating Lord Hanuman with Mission Lifeline UDAN. Sharing photographs of a portray in his workplace depicting Lord Hanuman carrying Dronagiri Mountain and an Air India aircraft, the minister wrote on Twiter – “This painting in my office of Lord Hanuman flying in the air with Dronagiri mountain to save Lakshman Ji’s life aptly defines Mission Lifeline UDAN.”
He additionally in contrast the Statue of Unity with healthcare and aviation personnel who’re recurrently working to struggle in opposition to COVID-19. He wrote – “The Statue of Unity stands tall to symbolise how civil aviation officials, professionals & stakeholders are united in this fight.”
This portray in my workplace of Lord Hanuman flying within the air with Dronagiri mountain to avoid wasting Lakshman Ji’s life aptly defines Mission Lifeline UDAN.
The Statue of Unity stands tall to symbolise how civil aviation officers, professionals & stakeholders are united on this struggle. pic.twitter.com/UMRGltd99O
— Hardeep Singh Puri (@HardeepSPuri) April 27, 2020
The minister earlier appreciated aviation professionals and stakeholders for his or her commendable efforts throughout Covid-19 disaster by making life saving medical & important provides accessible to residents throughout the nation beneath Lifeline Udan.
The Minister shared that 3,43,635 km has been lined by Lifeline Udan flights until date. 347 flights have been operated beneath Lifeline Udan by Air India, Alliance Air, IAF and personal carriers. 206 of those flights have been operated by Air India and Alliance Air. 591.66 tons of cargo has been transported until date.
Vistara has operated 7 cargo flights throughout 19-23 April 2020 overlaying 8,989 km and carrying round 20 tons of cargo. Spicejet operated 522 cargo flights throughout 24 March to 23 April 2020 overlaying 7,94,846 km and carrying 3993 tons of cargo. Out of those, 178 have been worldwide cargo flights.
Blue Dart operated 184 cargo flights overlaying 1,87,155 km and carrying 2957 tons of cargo throughout 25 March to 23 April 2020. Out of those, 6 have been worldwide cargo flights. Indigo has operated 37 cargo flights throughout 3-23 April 2020 overlaying 48,344 km and carrying round 101 tons of cargo and together with Eight worldwide flights. This contains medical provides carried freed from value for the federal government. Domestic Cargo Operators are working cargo flights on a industrial foundation.
In International Sector, the amount of medical cargo introduced in by Air India on 23rd April 2020 from Hongkong and Guangzhou is 61 tons. Further, Blue Dart has uplifted round 86 tons of medical provides from Guangzhou from 14th April to 23rd April 2020.