Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

UnpluggedTV

India

India to send medical aid to Ukraine amid Russian invasion

After Russia started a full-fledged invasion of Ukraine last week, India is sending humanitarian aid and medical supplies to the country. 

The news: A team from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is delivering 100 tents and 2,500 blankets to the Indian Air Force’s Hindon airbase, according to officials. 

  • It will then be transported by plane to Romania, Ukraine’s neighbouring country. The flight is set to depart at 10:15 a.m.
  • Today, at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., other flights bringing relief supplies will travel from Delhi for Poland. The consignments was loaded last night. 

What’s going on: Since the Russian invasion began, on February 24, Ukraine has been facing a major humanitarian crisis. 

  • Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky announced on Tuesday that 300 civilians had been murdered so far, including at least 14 children.
  • The Indian government has been ferrying Indian citizens to the Romanian border as the Ukrainian airspace has been closed due to the Russian invasion. 
  • The evacuated Indians are then transported to Bucharest, Romania’s capital, which is nine hours away from the border. The Indians who have been evacuated board an Air India flight to India.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Advertisement

Latest

India

New Delhi, Sept 29- According to data updated on Thursday by the Union Health Ministry, 4,272 new instances of infections have been registered throughout...

India

J&K, Sept 29 – Two people were injured in two bombs that occurred within eight hours in the Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir...

India

Karnataka, Sept 28 – The Narcotics Wing of the Central Crime Branch (CCB) broke an inter-state narcotics conspiracy on Tuesday, arresting five people-four women...

India

New Delhi, Sept 28- India observed a modest increase in the number of Covid-19 cases in the country, reporting 3,615 instances on Wednesday. The...

India

New Delhi, Sept 28- Considering the decline in the number of theaters in India and to prevent its complete closure, the Ministry of Information...

India

New Delhi, Sept 28– The Popular Front of India (PFI) and any of its affiliates, allies, or fronts have been declared illegal associations by...

You May Also Like

States

The structure will be built for a Public Health Centre (PHC), which will be the sole government health facility near the crash site. The...

Entertainment

It appears that Twitter is full of like-minded people who have had similar ideas regarding marriage, particularly arranged marriage. And they’ve developed a hilarious...

World

Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella’s son Zain Nadella, died Monday morning.  The news: Zain was 26 years old and had been born...

commentary

According to a tweet from the UK Ministry of Defence, the Russian Ministry of Defense confirmed the use of its TOS-1A weapon system in...