DUBAI – Passenger flights from Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka to Dubai and Abu Dhabi will stay suspended till not less than August 7, UAE nationwide flag provider introduced.
Studies cited that Etihad Air and Emirates have additional prolonged flight operations from South Asia due in wake of the COVID pandemic.
The current journey advisory from Emirates stated “In line with UAE government directives, Emirates will be suspending the carriage of passengers from Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka to Dubai until 07 August 2021”.
The passengers who’ve linked by way of these international locations within the final 2 weeks won’t be accepted to journey from every other level to the Gulf state, it additional added.
Nonetheless, UAE nationals, UAE Golden Visas holders, and members of diplomatic missions who adjust to up to date COVID-19 protocols are exempt and could also be accepted for journey.
In the meantime, Etihad Airways, the second flag provider of the United Arab Emirates has additionally introduced that flights from Pakistan and Indian to the Gulf state will stay suspended till not less than August 2.
Responding to a question on social media, the airline wrote: “Hi Malik, as per current regulations, all the flights from Pakistan have been suspended until 02 August 2021, subject to extension.”
Flights to the UAE from the South Asian area have been suspended for a very long time because of the Covid pandemic.
The UAE had first introduced the suspension of entry for vacationers from international locations together with Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka on nationwide and overseas flights on Might 12.