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