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India: No need to present negative COVID-19 test result to enter Delhi from 3 states

Delhi, the capital of India, has eased entry requirements for travellers arriving from Maharashtra, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

According to the latest travel guidelines, passengers arriving in Delhi from the above mentioned states are no longer required to present a negative RT-PCR test report for their travel.

Various Indian airlines including Vistara, Indigo, SpiceJet and GoFirst have confirmed this on their respective social media handles.

SpiceJet, in a tweet, said:

Delhi-bound passengers from Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are not required to carry a negative RT-PCR test report anymore. Please refer to the detailed state-wise guidelines before your travel date.

Vistara tweeted:

Meanwhile, Indigo tweeted:

Delhi has also announced relaxation for several other activities in the state. Arvind Kejriwal, Chief Minister of Delhi, in a tweet said:

Due to the hard work of all Delhiites, the situation of Corona in Delhi is now under control. This week some more relaxation is being given in economic activities. Restrictions on some activities will continue for now. Please keep following all the rules of prevention from corona.

Delhi government offices will work at 100% attendance of Group A officers and 50% for the rest. Private offices may work with 50% attendance of their staff. Malls and shops can open seven days a week from 10:00 hours to 20:00 hours.

Weddings can be held at law courts or homes with no more than 20 people. Public transport including Delhi Metro will continue with 50% seating capacity. Restaurants are now allowed to offer dine-in facility with 50% capacity.

Furthermore, swimming pools, amusement parks, water parks will remain shut and no public gatherings are allowed. Schools, colleges and coaching institutes will also remain shut.

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