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Revised guidelines for international arrivals 


  • In view of reporting of Omicron, the new variant of Covid-19 the Union Health Ministry has revised guidelines for international arrivals in India to be effective. 
  • The Ministry has mandated submitting 14 days travel details, uploading a negative RT-PCR test report on Air Suvidha portal before the journey. 
  • The RT-PCR test should have been conducted within 72 hours prior to undertaking the journey.
  • Meanwhile, the Home Ministry has asked the States and UTs to go for rigorous screening and testing of all international arrivals.