The Civil Aviation Authority on Saturday issued a notification stating that directions issued on December 31, 2020 concerning normal working procedures to be adopted by all inbound travellers to Pakistan have been prolonged until March 14.
The class checklist of nations from which guests search to journey to Pakistan may even stay in impact until March 14, the CAA stated.
An up to date checklist of nations, categorised beneath classes A, B and C was additionally shared by the aviation authority.
Based on the checklist, Class A nations “don’t require COVID-19 PCR take a look at earlier than entry into Pakistan”.
These nations — 24 in all — embrace Australia, China, Iraq, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and Singapore.
Journey from Class C nations to Pakistan is restricted and “solely allowed as per tips of NCOC (Nationwide Command and Operations Centre)”, stated CAA, including that restrictions laid out in a January 29 discover for Class C nations will stay efficient until March 14.
These nations are 15 in quantity and embrace South Africa, United Kingdom, Eire, and The Netherlands.
Within the discover dated January 29, CAA had stated that solely the next individuals from Class C nations are allowed to journey to Pakistan, so long as they’ve a destructive PCR take a look at — one which was performed 72 hours prior on the most:
– Pakistani passport holders holding a sound visa from a class C nation
– Pakistani NICOP holders
– Pakistan Origin Card (POC) holiders
– Diplomatic passport holders of Class C nations and their households
Any passengers from Class C nations falling beneath any of the above-mentioned standards or having stayed in a Class C nation inside the final 10 days previous to journey to Pakistan “may additionally be subjected to extra stipulations as specified by the related Well being Authorities upon arrival in Pakistan”, the discover added.
All nations not listed in Class A or C fall beneath Class B. Travellers from these nations coming to Pakistan require a destructive COVID-19 PCR take a look at which will need to have been taken 72 hours earlier than journey on the most.
Learn CAA’s full discover under.