India considers opening its borders to foreign tourists

Sep 19, 2021, 11:50 PM(IST) WION Video Team
Amid diminishing COVID cases, India is considering opening its doors to foreign tourists for the first time in over a year. Almost 5 lakh foreigntourists will be provided visas free of cost to revive the tourism sector that was badly hit due to the COVID pandemic. India had closed its borders in March 2020 when the nationwide lockdown was announced.
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