COVID-19: Australia suspends flights to India, sends face masks, ventilators

Karen Barlow
Updated April 27 2021 - 3:54pm, first published 3:44pm
Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Picture: Elesa Kurtz
Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

In Australia's second major action in less than a week, passenger flights to and from Covid-smashed India are to be suspended amid a rampant and deadly coronavirus surge in the populous South Asian nation.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on

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