Coronavirus in Kyrgyzstan
Mongolia|life|March 19, 2020 / 10:28 AM
252 Mongolian citizens arrive from Istanbul

AKIPRESS.COM - A charter flight en route Istanbul-Ulaanbaatar landed at the Chinggis Khaan International Airport today at 01.22 am, bringing 252 citizens back to Mongolia, Montsame reported.

Officials of the Ministry of Road and Transport Development, the National Center for Communicable Diseases, the National Emergency Management Agency, and the General Agency for Authorized Inspection are working to isolate the citizens for 14 days. The citizens’ luggage will be decontaminated and delivered after their isolation period.

MIAT Mongolian Airlines reported that materials to domestically produce face masks, as well as medical equipment and medicine, were transported on the flight. The airlines also highlighted that the 252 citizens were involved in health check-ups and that there was no one that had a fever.

With charter flights previously organized en route Seoul-Ulaanbaatar on March 15, Berlin-Moscow-Ulaanbaatar and Tokyo-Ulaanbaatar on March 16, a total of 983 Mongolian citizens have thus arrived in the country, including the citizens that have traveled on the flight from Istanbul.

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