The Chhattisgarh government has made negative RT-PCR reports mandatory for air travellers from August 8. As per the new order, those who are fully vaccinated with Covid-19 vaccines will also need to produce a negative test report to enter the state. The RT-PCR test has to be conducted within 96 hours of the flight’s departure time, the order said.
"Negative RT-PCR report mandatory for air travellers to Chhattisgarh from August 8; Fully vaccinated passengers are also required to produce a negative COVID19 report not older than 96 hours," the Chhattisgarh government said.
Chhattisgarh reported 236 new coronavirus cases on Monday, taking the tally of infections in the state to 10,02,458, while the death toll increased to 13,528 after three more patients succumbed to the infection