Pakistan imposes recent curbs on incoming air travellers

Passengers walk after their arrival at the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi on January 31, 2020. — AFP/File
Passengers stroll after their arrival on the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi on January 31, 2020. — AFP/File

Pakistan has imposed recent curbs on incoming passengers, a  new travel advisory from the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) stated Tuesday,  because the fourth coronavirus wave takes maintain within the nation.

All inbound passengers of age six years and above will probably be required to own a legitimate destructive PCR check consequence carried out inside 72 hours previous to graduation of travel to Pakistan, the CAA stated within the new travel advisory.

“All arriving passengers of age 6 years and above will be tested through rapid antigen testing upon arrival in Pakistan,” the travel advisory stated.

Positive testing passengers between the age of six and 12 years will probably be home quarantined underneath the supervision of involved authorities, it stated.

“Positive testing passengers above 12 years of age will be quarantined at a designated facility as per procedure already in vogue,” the travel advisory stated.

“Considering the volatile nature of the COVID-19 situation, any or all arriving passengers may also be subjected to additional stipulations as mandated by the relevant health authorities upon arrival in Pakistan,” the advisory added.


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