UPDATE: The 16th special flight left Amritsar on Wednesday night with 360+ Canadian travelers on their way home. More special flights taking place in the coming days from Amritsar and Delhi, according to a tweet from Nadir Patel.
CANADIAN High Commissioner in New Delhi, Nadir Patel, tweeted on Wednesday morning that the 15th special flight from India to Canada – had left Mumbai, bringing home more Canadian travelers stranded in India.
He added: “More special flights taking place in the coming days, thanks to all for your patience while we work through the complexities.”
On Tuesday, the 14th special flight with Canadians took off from Kolkata and Patel tweeted: “Huge thanks to our colleagues Australian High Commissioner Barry O’Farrell & his team for collaborating to make this happen.”
The 13th special flight with Canadians had departed from Bangalore on Monday, covering six states in the south.
And last Sunday (April 26) the 12th special flight from India departed from Ahmedabad, Gujarat, with nearly 300 Canadians aboard.