Politics Among the 150 Indian returning home from S Africa this week, 25 are scientists Updated : May 20, 2020 09:21 AM IST Passengers had to be vetted by the Indian mission based on a criteria set by the South African Department of Home Affairs. The diplomat said those left out are likely to be repatriated on an Air India flight under the Indian government's Vande Bharat mission. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.