152 Myanmar nationals from Singapore return home by relief flight

Myanmar returnees from Singapore are seen at the immigration counters of the Yangon International Airport on 9 October 2020. Photo: MNA

The MNA relief flight organized by the Myanmar Embassy in Singapore landed at the Yangon International Airport yesterday bringing back a total of 152 Myanmar nationals who were stranded in Singapore due to the suspension of commercial flights.
The Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population, the Ministry of Health and Sports and the Yangon Region government arranged 14-day quarantine at specific places or designated hotels, followed by the 7-day home quarantine.
To bring back the Myanmar citizens who are stranded in foreign countries by relief flights and chartered flights in accordance with the instructions from National-Level Central Committee on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs cooperated with the relevant ministries and Myanmar embassies from respective countries and there were 21 relief flights from Singapore to date. —MNA (Translated by Ei Phyu Phyu Aung)

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