Covid-19 Travel Advisory: Pakistan Bans Travel From Cat C 12 Countries


ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Civil Aviation Authority imposed a complete ban on travel from 12 Category C countries due to a spike in the Covid-19 cases.

The Civil Aviation Authority withdrew all earlier exemptions given to Pakistani passport holders, Pakistan Origin Cardholders, and those having National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (NICOP).
The travel restrictions and a ban on inbound passengers from 12 countries will remain effective from March 23 to April 5.
Category C countries: (12) includes; Botswana, Brazil, Colombia, Comoros, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Peru, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zambia.
There will be a complete travel ban on inbound travel to Pakistan from Category C countries including withdrawal of exemptions earlier provided, the Travel Advisory says.