The Tripura government has made swab test compulsory for all incoming flight passengers.
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb in his tweet said “we are conducting mandatory swab testing for all passengers on arrival in the Maharaja Bir Bikram airport. We have taken this decision to keep everyone secure from COVID-19”.
A separate unit with adequate number of doctors and heath staff has been set up at the arrival lounge of the Maharaja Bir Bikram Airport here for the purpose.
Mr. Deb urged everyone to cooperate with the government to keep the State safe from the pandemic.