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Flight Passengers from Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala & Telangana Need Negative Covid Report to Enter Bengal

Dais Newsfeed | 25/02/2021 09:12 AM | Click to read full article

Amid a spike in coronavirus infections in Maharashtra, Kerala, Karnataka and Telangana, the West Bengal government on Wednesday made it mandatory for passengers travelling in flights from these states to produce negative COVID-19 reports.

According to a notification issued by the health department, passengers should undergo RT-PCR tests within 72 hours of the flight departure.