Amid the rising new COVID variants and Centre issuing new tips for passengers travelling to India, the Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) on Monday introduced the launch of a revamped Air Suvidha portal and new RT-PCR packages for such passengers.
On opening the Air Suvidha portal, customers are actually proven necessary passenger advisories explaining the new protocols. They are additionally linked to the latest set of government tips.
As per the new tips, it’s necessary for all worldwide passengers to replenish the Self Declaration varieties (SDF) obtainable on Air Suvidha they usually have to add necessary RT-PCR exams 72 hours earlier than departure.
A DIAL official stated, “The SDF will also help identify passengers from high risk countries such as the United Kingdom, Brazil and South Africa. A new field for declaring domestic connection has been added in the Air Suvidha portal. This will help implementation of new SOP for domestic transit passengers and also help improve contact tracing.”
SOP for worldwide travellers
All passengers arriving from the UK, Europe and Middle East have to bear RT-PCR exams upon arrival. The new government procedures are relevant for all incoming passengers from UK, Brazil and South Africa. The broader categorisation was executed as a result of there aren’t any direct flights in-between India, South Africa and Brazil. Most passengers arriving from these nations come by way of Europe or the Middle East.