Fully vaccinated negative RT PCR report necessary enter Punjab
Fully vaccinated negative RT PCR report necessary enter Punjab. A fully vaccinated or negative RT-PCR report is necessary to enter into Punjab from Monday. CM Captain Amarinder Singh ordered for strict monitoring of people coming from Jammu and Himachal Pradesh, due to the COVID 19 positivity rate in these states. New restrictions will apply to everyone who will enter by road, rail, or air. If a person does not fulfill the criteria then a rapid antigen test ( RAT ) is mandatory for that person. Exception – no RAT for the person who has recently recovered from COVID 19. CM also gave directives to teaching, non-teaching staff and a person who has recovered from COVID to be physically present in schools, one child per bench, online classes will remain available for all students, 10,000 test samples of students and staff to be undertaken from schools every day, schools in districts with 0.2 percent COVID 19 positivity rate will remain shut until the situation improves. CM ordered to organize special camps to vaccinate teaching and non-teaching staff on a priority basis to ensure that everybody is covered with the first dose within this month. Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu suggested reducing the gap between two doses for teachers and other staff.