Latest guidelines issued for Sikkim & Assam; weekend lockdown In Maharashtra

As COVID-19 cases in India are rising, states like Sikkim and Assam have released modified travel guidelines. On the other hand, Maharashtra has announced a night curfew in the state and a “strict lockdown” over the weekends.

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Kindly note: We advise you to keep checking our state-wise COVID-19 Travel Guide before making any bookings.

Here are the latest guidelines:

For Sikkim 

Effective from 7th April, all tourists entering Sikkim must carry a negative RT-PCR test report conducted 72 hours prior to arrival. In case tourists are without such a report, hotel owners, homestay owners and travel agents will get the COVID-19 test (RT-PCR/True NAT) conducted for them.

Please note: It is not compulsory to show RT-PCR test reports at entry check posts. However, accommodation owners will check the test report and follow all the essential guidelines.

For complete information:

For Assam

All air passengers from Mumbai and Bangalore exiting at any airport in Assam must carry a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test report, conducted 72 hours prior to undertaking the journey. All those passengers who arrive without the test report will undergo a self-paid test at the airport and stay inside till the results are available. If a passenger tests positive, they will undergo home quarantine or sent for further treatment at the hospital, as per the case and treatment protocol.

Also, a passenger with a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test report within a period of 72 hours is not required to undergo the mandatory COVID-19 test or quarantine on arrival in Assam.

Full details here:

For Maharashtra

As the COVID-19 situation in Maharashtra continues to be worrisome, the Maharashtra government has imposed a night curfew on weekdays prohibiting the gathering of more than 5 people in public spaces from 8 PM to 7 AM. However, home deliveries, food pickups and essential services are allowed. Additionally, Maharashtra state government has also imposed a complete lockdown on weekends from 8 PM on Friday to 7 AM on Monday wherein everything will remain shut.

Note: Both these restrictions will not impact air/train travel. Public transport will be operational with a limited seating capacity and movement to/from airport/railway stations will be permissible with a travel ticket.

Travel safe and stay tuned with ixigo for the latest travel updates!

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