Government of India
Ministry of Health & FW
Consolidated Travel Advisory for
In view of the evolving situation of
Indian citizens are advised to refrain from travel to China, Iran, Republic of Korea, Italy & Japan and
advised to avoid
1.All regular (sticker)
2.Regular (sticker) visa /
Compulsory Certification of having tested negative for
4.In addition to Visa restrictions already in place, passengers traveling from /having
visited Italy or Republic of Korea and desirous of entering India will need
certificate of having tested negative for
Universal Screening and
5.All international Passengers entering into India are required to furnish duly filled
6.Diplomats, officials of UN and other International bodies, OCI cardholders and Aircrew from above countries are exempted from such restriction on entry. However, their health screening is compulsory.
Health measures to be followed at all times
∙Those having compelling reasons to travel to
Observe good personal hygiene.
Monitor your health.
Practice frequent hand washing with soap and water or use an alcohol based hand sanitizer.
Follow respiratory etiquettes - cover your mouth with tissue or handkerchief while coughing.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
Avoid close contact with people who are unwell or showing symptoms of illness, such as cough, difficulty in breathing etc.
Wear a mask if you have symptoms such as cough, fever or difficulty in breathing.
Contact local doctor immediately if you have cough, fever or difficulty in breathing.
∙While returning back to India, if a traveler feels sick during his/her journey:
Inform the airlines crew about illness.
Seek mask from the airline crew.
Follow the directions of airline crew.
Follow the direction of the airport health officer after disembarkation.
∙If a traveler feel sick (cough/fever or difficulty in breathing) within 28 days after
Immediately call the Helpline number
and follow the directions provided.
Isolate yourself at home and wear a mask till such time you are examined by a doctor
from health authority.
Follow the directions of the health authority
∙For any queries related to health, people may contact Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
24*7 helpline number