Government Covid-19 Guidelines, Goa
As per the order, Goa Covid19 Guidelines, tourists are allowed to enter the state only if they are full vaccinated or carrying a negative RT-PCR report.
Chief minister Pramod Sawant also added that new SOPs for travellers will be laid down in view of upcoming festivals.
After months of being shut due to a surge in Covid-19 cases, mainly because of the Delta variant and concerns of second wave across the country.
Goa has finally reopened for tourists while following proper protocols.
Visiting the state, known for its beautiful beaches and natural scenarios, one tourist told news agency ANI, “Goa govt is very alert.
They are asking for masks everywhere and aren’t allowing anyone to enter without negative RT-PCR report.”
Earlier, chief minister Pramod Sawant also added that new SOPs for travellers, mandating negative RT-PCR test results.
Goa has finally reopened for tourists after remaining shut for months due to a second wave of Coronavirus cases across the country, and rise in COVID cases in the state.
Meanwhile, Goa Airport Director Gagan Malik expressed that reopening Goa for tourists was a “good sign,” adding.
Aviation industry has suffered huge losses (due to COVID), now recovering day by day as per Goa Covid19 Guidelines officials.
In Goa, we had an average of 77 flight operations per day, which stands at 30 now. All airlines barring one have restarted their operations.”
As per reports, this popular beach destination will now allow entry of travellers who are fully-vaccinated at least 14 days before the date of entry.
As well as those who are able to provide a negative COVID-19 test report, accredited by ICMR labs.