UAE Allows Only These Indians To Fly Into Their Nation; Air India Can Fly To Dubai Now
If you are planning to travel to Dubai or Emirates, then a piece of good news is definitely for you.
For the eager Air travelers who are waiting to fly to Dubai and other emirates, now the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is allowing silver residency permit holders in addition to gold permits from India to enter the Arab nation.
Who Is Allowed To Enter The Arab Nations
Now, UAE is also allowing passengers with silver residency permits from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka along with India to fly to the country.
The travelers who are eligible to visit from these countries will have to wear a monitoring and tracking device and it is mandatory for all while traveling to UAE, said the UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority, while Issuing a notification.
Ten Days Quarantine For Travelers
To our relief, this tracking device will not tighten the norms for visitors from India as the UAE makes you wear the bracelet for the 10-day quarantine, as per the sources.
Apart from this tracking device, the air passengers will have to undergo an RT-PCR test on the fourth day and then the eighth day.
Once the results come negative then they can take off the bracelet and are free to travel anywhere inside the UAE.
During the quarantine period, the movement of such passengers is limited between the hotel and the airport without coming into close contact with persons of the community, according to the GCAA quarantine rules.
So far, the UAE has extended travel restrictions from India till July 6 in lieu of increasing COVID-19 cases.
Limited Numbers Of passengers Allowed
Prior to this, the UAE has imposed a travel ban since April 25 as the second wave of pandemic hit in India.
In the same tune, Air India Express and the Emirates have also suspended passenger flights from India till July 6, 2021.
According to these guidelines, the passengers who have transited through India in the last 14 days will not be accepted to travel from any other point to the UAE.
Please note here that the UAE nationals, holders of UAE Golden Visas and members of diplomatic missions who comply with the revised published COVID-19 protocols will be exempt for travel.
To be specific, the GCAA has also announced that only a maximum of eight passengers can now fly into the UAE on business jets till further orders.