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 brand new protocols. They are additionally linked to the most recent set of presidency tips.
As per the brand new tips, it’s obligatory for all international passengers to refill the Self Declaration kinds (SDF) obtainable on Air Suvidha and so they need to add obligatory RT-PCR checks 72 hours earlier than departure.
A DIAL official mentioned, “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 international travellers
All passengers arriving from the UK, Europe and Middle East need to bear RT-PCR checks upon arrival. The new authorities procedures are relevant for all incoming passengers from UK, Brazil and South Africa. The broader categorisation was accomplished as a result of there are not any direct flights in-between India, South Africa and Brazil. Most passengers arriving from these nations come through Europe or the Middle East.