Topic: GS3 – evacuation operations
- India is initiating “Operation Ajay” to evacuate its citizens who wish to return from conflict-hit Israel.
- Special chartered flights and arrangements are being made for the evacuation.
- This is the second evacuation operation this year, following “Operation Kaveri” in Sudan.
- The Indian Embassy in Tel Aviv has informed registered Indian citizens about the special flight’s departure.
- The evacuation decision follows the suspension of Air India’s Delhi-Tel Aviv route due to recent attacks in Israel.