Folks planning to tour the Gilgit-Baltistan area will now have handy in a detrimental check for coronavirus first.
In line with a notification issued by Muhammad Ali Randhawa, GB secretary residence and prisons division, “vacationers having legitimate COVID-19 detrimental certificates shall be allowed to enter into Gilgit-Baltistan”.
The brand new rule has been put into place in compliance with the well being advisory issued by the GB well being division beneath the GB Epidemic Illnesses (Prevention & Management) Ordinance, 2020.
All involved departments have been directed to “guarantee strict compliance” to the tourism security precautions already outlined by the division.
The choice comes into power instantly and can stay in impact until additional discover, the notification mentioned.
The area has recorded 4,967 confirmed instances and 103 deaths, in line with the federal government dashboard for coronavirus.
The final rise in instances was reported on March 18, when two new folks examined optimistic for the virus.