India okays air fare hike, no foreign visitors yet

India on 11th February 2021 extended the suspension on scheduled commercial international flights till February 28, 2021, in view of the coronavirus pandemic. The restriction shall not apply to international all-cargo operations and flights specifically approved by DGCA. The government also raised fare caps for airlines by as much as 30% to offset rising fuel prices but extended the curbs on setting fares till 31st March amid tepid travel demand.