As per the media reports
On 17th March, “Lot” (name of Polish Airlines) scheduled flight at 22:45 to Delhi.
Many Indians who were stuck in Warsaw due to coronavirus situation, for eg:
- Students had to leave university hostels because the university closed their hostels.
- or who needed to go to India due to personal emergency reasons.
They bought very costly tickets to India. Usual ticket price is 40,000 in return but for this flight, they paid 60-70,000 INR for one way.
They reached the airport on time but upon arrival, they were not allowed to board the plane due to non-approval by DGCA India.
They were stranded in airport helpless.