18 Mar Advisory from Embassy of India, Tokyo (18 March 2011, 09:00)
The Embassy continues to closely monitor the evolving situation in Japan.
For the time being, non-essential travel to Japan may be avoided.
Indian nationals from Tokyo and areas closer to the exclusion zone declared by the Government of Japan may consider moving to safer areas as a precaution.
The Helplines (00-81-3-32622391 to 97) of the Embassy of India in Tokyo are functional 24×7. You can call the Helpline numbers for information and assistance for voluntary departures to India, if required.
Air India has introduced daily flights with enhanced seat capacity to Japan, to assist those who wish to travel back. Air India is operating an additional flight on Saturday, 19 March and Sunday, 20 March. You may contact Air India at 03-3214-1981 / 03-5157-5593 / 03-3508-0261 / 03-3508-0263 during office hours for booking of tickets. Air India’s Narita Airport office can also be contacted at 04-7634 8261.
Tickets can also be booked online at http://home.airindia.in/SBCMS/WebPages/Home.aspx
Embassy of India
2-2-11, Kudan Minami,
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0074.