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New guidelines for international arrivals: Karnataka govt issues revised rules for returnees | Details

International travellers travelling to Karnataka can seek exemption from home quarantine by submitting a negative RT-PCR test report. A self-declaration form on the online portal will be mandatory 72 hours before the scheduled date of travel.

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Bengaluru Updated on: November 13, 2020 22:59 IST
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New guidelines for international arrivals: Karnataka govt issues revised rules for returnees | Details

International travellers travelling to Karnataka can seek exemption from home quarantine by submitting a negative RT-PCR test report, a government order said on Friday. Issuing revised guidelines for international returnees to Karnataka, the Health Commissioner Pankaj Kumar Pandey said a self-declaration form on the online portal will be mandatory 72 hours before the scheduled date of travel.

Here’s all you need to know before planning your journey to India:

  • The travellers will have to undergo 14 days home quarantine in view of the coronavirus scare.
  • Travellers may seek exemption from home quarantine by submitting a negative RT-PCR test report.
  • This test should have been conducted within 72 hours prior to undertaking the journey.
  • The test report should be uploaded on the online portal for consideration and should be produced in hard copy on arrival.
  • Before Boarding all passengers are advised to download Arogya Setu app, Quarantine watch app and Apthamitra App on their mobile devices.
  • On arrival, all the passengers at the points of entry at airport and seaport will be compulsorily screened for symptoms of COVID-19

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