Here is how people praised Air India Pilot and crew after they rescued Indians from Italy.
An Air India crew member who evacuated the Indian students from Italy was showered with love and praise as she rescued over 200 people from Milan and Rome and brought them back home on Sunday.
Proud of the commitment & determination shown by Capt. Swati Raval. She is flying to Rome to rescue 265 Indians, mostly students & is a mother of a 5 year old. She & the entire crew of @airindiain Boeing 777 have set an example of great solidarity in this challenging period. pic.twitter.com/rEpYMxIz5Z
— Anil Agarwal (@AnilAgarwal_Ved) March 23, 2020
The flight landed in Delhi airport and the Captain was Swati Raval along with co-pilot Captain Raja Chauhan. India’s civil aviation minister, Hardeep Singh Puri, praised the crew on Twitter.
Captain Swati Raval also has a 5-year-old child, was praised by PM Modi as well.
Extremely proud of this team of @airindiain, which has shown utmost courage and risen to the call of humanity. Their outstanding efforts are admired by several people across India. #IndiaFightsCorona https://t.co/I7Czxep7bj
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 23, 2020
Here are the tweets.
well done crew .. so proud of you .. Jai Hind🇮🇳🙏 https://t.co/v9XJb0srFb
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) March 22, 2020
— salim merchant (@salim_merchant) March 23, 2020
Salute Capt. Swati Raval, Capt. Raja Chauhan and the crew of @airindiain, for keeping the call of duty above all else. Airlifting 263 Indians stranded in Rome, the team deserves every bit of admiration and appreciation for their humanitarian efforts. #IndiaFightsCorona https://t.co/cZGC22cc2z
— Dharmendra Pradhan (@dpradhanbjp) March 23, 2020
When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
The crew of @airindiain Boeing 777 led by Capt Swati Raval & Capt Raja Chauhan responded to the call of duty & displayed exemplary determination by airlifting 263 Indians, mostly students, stranded in Rome. pic.twitter.com/JfqC7kwmGG
— Hardeep Singh Puri (@HardeepSPuri) March 22, 2020
on of the best example of woman empowerment💪, best of luck and salute to your courage👍👍
— Anurag Singh Jojo (@anurag_ksng) March 23, 2020
— Rajesh Patel (@RajeshP80307304) March 23, 2020
The post came up after the crew members of Air India were harassed by their respective neighbors and residents’ welfare associations as they had been to foreign countries in the line of duty.