UK Adds Pakistan To Red List Of Travel Ban Countries Amid Fear Of COVID-19
British High Commissioner to Pakistan Christian Turner says decision of travel ban will be effective from April 9th amid measures to control spread of COVID-19.
ISLAMABAD: (UrduPoint/UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News-April 2, 2021) Pakistan has been added to the United Kingdom’s red list of travel ban countries amid measures to control spread of COVID-19, British High Commissioner to Pakistan Christian Turner says.
He says that they will have to pay to stay in mandatory quarantine for 10 days after they arrive.
Christian Turner says that there will be direct flights but schedule could change.
“Please check your airline before you travel to the UK,” he says while strongly advising the travelers. The British High Commissioner has also made it clear that 10-day quarantine is mandatory after arrival in the UK, so booking of the hotel must be ensured before travel.
He has asked the travelers from Pakistan to keep checking updates about travel to the UK as well as the procedure of booking hotels on travel pages of the embassy. He has also asked the people to strictly follow the COVID-19 measures to stay safe.