One of many standard hill stations in Uttarakhand, Dehradun makes it obligatory for vacationers visiting from New Delhi to mandatorily take a look at for Covid-19 earlier than coming into.
The transfer got here after the wake of accelerating covid-19 circumstances in New Delhi and vacationers visiting the scenic location.
Dehradun well being officers determined to check for Covid-19 mandatorily for individuals coming in from Delhi and as per studies, the checks will happen at Airport and Railway station aside from Asharodi verify publish in Dehradun.
And as per the report, with 1000 random samplings of people who was carried out up to now week 29 individuals have been reported optimistic and all these got here from the nation’s capital.
Taking precautionary measures in hand, the authorities have determined to announce that the Covid-19 take a look at is obligatory for individuals coming to the hill station from Delhi-NCR and as it is a busy touristic season, this rule has been put in place.
Talking about this, Dr. RK Dixit, District Surveillance Officer, Dehradun, mentioned that it has been discovered that as a consequence of in depth motion of individuals from Delhi to Uttarakhand and particularly to Dehradun for weddings and quick holidays, it is necessary for individuals to check them as they transfer to hills and different touristic locations.
Testing on the border is carried out freed from cost as of now and may change into a paid take a look at as per well being officers.
As per one other report, Nainital is reportedly contemplating to start out a take a look at for Covid-19 at its border and Haridwar additionally began random border testing for individuals coming in from Delhi and particularly those that halt at Haridwar.