Canadian evacuation from Wuhan now underway, second flight is scheduled for others : François-Philippe Champagne

Written by Ragini Joshi

Published on : February 6, 2020 2:03




Canadian evacuation from Wuhan now underway, second flight is scheduled for others : François-Philippe Champagne

As the spread of novel Coronavirus is not coming under control, evacuation of Canadians from is now underway. According to the Foreign Affairs Minister of Canada, two-thirds of the Canadians seeking evacuation will be returning to Canada on Friday.

On Thursday, Minister François-Philippe Champagne told reporters in a press conference that the government will have most of the Canadians home.

Another flight is scheduled for other Canadians to be brought home next week on a second chartered Canadian flight.
A second flight is scheduled to leave Wuhan on Feb. 10 and get to CFBT, where all evacuees will stay for 14 days, on Feb. 11, said Champagne.