IndiGo offers 10% discount to passengers who have taken COVID-19 vaccine
New Delhi, June 24, 2021
Low-cost carrier IndiGo has said that it will offer a discount of up to 10 per cent on the base fare to passengers who have taken one or both the COVID-19 vaccine doses.
A press release from the airline said the offer was being made to support the government-led mass vaccination programme as part of the efforts to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
IndiGo is the first airline to roll out such an offer in India, the release said.
Sanjay Kumar, Chief Strategy & Revenue Officer, IndiGo said, “Being the largest airline in the country, we feel it is our responsibility to contribute to the national vaccination drive, by encouraging more people towards this common goal. This offer will not only strengthen their resolve towards vaccination, but also ensure that they can travel safely at affordable fares with IndiGo."
According to the release, the offer is only available to vaccinated passengers aged 18 years and above, who are located in India at the time of booking and have already received a Covid-19 vaccine in the country.
Passengers who have availed the offer at the time of booking will be required to furnish a valid Covid-19 vaccination certificate, issued by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India. Alternately, they can display their vaccination status on the Aarogya Setu mobile application at the airport check-in counter/boarding gate.
"Limited inventory is available under the offer and therefore, discounts will be provided subject to availability of inventory. This offer cannot be clubbed with any other offer, scheme, or promotion. IndiGo flights are designed to cater to travellers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options. The offer is currently available only on IndiGo website," the release added.