A total of 112 Bangladeshi nationals returned home from Chennai by a special flight on Wednesday who got stuck there amid the coronavirus outbreak.
This was the final stage of repatriation efforts taken by the government and Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi.
With this, over 4,500 Bangladeshis returned home on 38 special flights from a number of Indian cities, said the Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi.
Over 8,000 Bangladesh nationals returned home from India through various ways during the current lockdown.
The special flight operated on Chennai-Dhaka route on April 20 was the first repatriation flight by the government amid coronavirus pandemic.
For renewal of passports and emergency travel permit, Bangladesh nationals are requested to contact Bangladesh Mission via email [email protected]
Bangladeshis can also apply online at Foreigners Regional Registration Office (FRRO) website for extending exit permit of visas that crossed 90-day limit.
Returnees are requested to follow the instruction explained at the website -https://indianfrro.gov.in/eservices/home.jsp