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Guidelines for domestic travel (air/train/inter-state bus travel)

Guidelines for domestic travel (air/train/inter-state bus travel)


1) Dos and Don’ts shall be provided along with tickets to the travellers by the agencies concerned.


2) All passengers shall be advised to download Arogya Setu app on their mobile devices.


3) Suitable announcement about COVID-19 including precautionary measures to be followed shall be made at airports/railway station/bus terminals and in flights/trains/bus.


4) The States/UTs shall ensure that all passengers shall undergo thermal screening at the point of departure and only asymptomatic passengers are allowed to board the flight/train/bus.


5) During boarding and travel, all passengers shall use face covers/mask. They will also follow hand hygiene, respiratory hygiene and maintain environmental hygiene.


6) At airports/railway stations/ bus terminals required measures to ensure social distancing shall be taken.


7) Airports/railway stations/bus terminals should be regularly sanitized/disinfected and availability of soaps and sanitizers shall be ensured.


8) Thermal screening at exit point shall be arranged.


9) Asymptomatic passengers will be permitted to go with the advice that they shall self-monitor their health for 14 days. In case, they develop any symptoms, they shall inform the district
surveillance officer or the state/national call center (1075).


10) Those found symptomatic will be isolated and taken to the nearest health facility. They will be assessed for clinical severity at the health facility.


11) Those having moderate or severe symptoms will be admitted to dedicated COVID Health facilities and managed accordingly.

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