The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) has issued new guidelines and makes 14 days of paid quarantine mandatory for all passengers arriving into the state from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
However, those who are successfully vaccinated (two doses) and produce a certificate or passengers with negative RT-PCR test report (not older than 72 hours) shall be allowed home quarantine for 7 days.
Here is the detailed guidelines for passengers arriving from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
- All persons arriving from the State of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in NCT of Delhi by Airlines/Trains/Buses/Cars/Trucks or any other mode of transportation shall have to undergo mandatory Government institutional quarantine/paid quarantine for 14 days at facilities establish/identified by the concern. District Magistrate.
- Any person who has been successfully vaccinated (two doses) and produces a certificate to the effect of having a negative RT-PCR Report (not older than 72 hours prior to undertaking the journey) shall be allowed home quarantine for 7 days. If no suitable facility for home quarantine is available with the person, he/ she may opt for institutional / paid quarantine in identified facilities for 7 days.
- In respect of those people arriving from the State of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana and checking into hotels, resorts, hostels, homestays, dormitories, etc. in NCT of Delhi, the owner of the above-mentioned places shall be responsible for ensuring the compliance of instructions contained in pars (a) & (b) above.
Moreover, a negative Covid-19 (RT-PCR) test report (not older than 72 hours before undertaking the journey) will be mandatory for all persons who are arriving from Maharashtra to Delhi by air.
Those who are not able to show negative RT-PCR reports upon arrival into Delhi will need to undergo a 14 days home quarantine.