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7-days Quarantine Mandatory For International Passengers: MoHFW

The Union Government, on January 7, announced fresh guidelines for international travellers amid the surge of COVID-19 cases. As per new guidelines, seven days of home quarantine is mandatory for all international passengers. In addition, RT-PCR COVID-19 test is mandatory for all on the eighth day. The fresh guidelines issued by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare will be in effect from January 11, reported Zee News.

Fri, 07 Jan 2022 - 05:48 PM / by Varsha Joshi

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