New Delhi: International passengers arriving in India will now need to upload their RT-PCR report on the Air Suvidha portal for the test done on the eighth day of arrival, the Ministry of Civil Aviation said on Friday.Also Read - International Flights: Air India Express Announces Flights to Kuala Lumpur For February, Opens Booking: Check Full Flight Schedule Here

As per the fresh guidelines, all international passengers must mandatorily be quarantined at home for seven days, followed by an RT-PCR test on the eighth day. Earlier, isolation was needed only for those passengers coming from “at risk” countries. If the passenger tests negative on the eight day, she/he will have to further monitor her/his health for the next seven days. Also Read - Akasa Air Plans Domestic Operations by Early June, May Begin International Flights by 2023, Says CEO Vinay Dube

“As per the latest government guidelines, passengers arriving in India will have to upload the repeat RT-PCR test done on the 8th Day of arrival on the Air Suvidha portal,” the Ministry of Civil Aviation said in a tweet. Also Read - 5G Deployment: Air India to Commence Normal Operations to US From Friday. Details Here

(Based on IANS inputs)