As the coronavirus led curbs are slowly easing, more and more countries are being added to the list where Indians can now fly. Earlier there was announced that talks with as many as 13 nations are on to resume flight services by establishing air bubble. And confirmation on the same being arranged with Canada has been provided on the civil aviation ministry's website.
So, with it now Indian air carriers and Air Canada can operate flight services between India and Canada and can carry the following passengers:
1. From India to Canada:
Stranded Canadian residents or nationals as well as foreigners who hold a valid Canadian visa
Seamen of foreign nationalities; Seamen holding Indian passports would be allowed subject to clearance from the Ministry of Shipping
Indian nationals holding valid visa to enter Canada.
2. From Canada to India
i. Stranded Indian nationals;
ii. All Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) cardholders holding Canadian passports; and
iii. Foreigners (including diplomats) who can enter India as per Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) guidelines dated 30.06.2020 as amended from time to time.