Bahrain: Strict guidelines for arrivals starting today
The National Taskforce for Combating the Coronavirus (COVID-19) today held a press conference to provide an update related to passengers arriving from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Nepal. The following measures have been introduced and shall take place from Friday, 21 May 2021:
- Entry into the Kingdom is restricted to holders of residence visas from these countries.
- Passengers arriving from the aforementioned countries must quarantine for 10 days.
- All arrivals from the mentioned countries are required to present a certificate confirming the result of a negative PCR test containing a QR code, no more than 48 hours before their arrival.
- All arrivals must conduct a PCR test upon arrival, a second PCR test for arrivals who will stay in Bahrain for a period of more than 5 days, and a third PCR test ten days after the date of arrival for those who will reside in Bahrain for a period of more than 10 days.