Days after lifting the travel restrictions, the United Arab Emirates has issued new guidelines for passengers from India and said that the travellers need to take a rapid PCR test six hours before their departure instead of four hours. Apart from this, the UAE has also started visa on arrival facility for those Indians nationals who have a visa or residence permit issued by the USA, United Kingdom or an EU Member State.
Before flying to UAE, the air passengers from India must download and register on the Alhosn app, using the UID and phone number.
About the Alhosn App
ALHOSN is the official UAE app for contact tracing and health testing related to COVID-19 brought to you by the National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority.
The app helps trace people who have been in close proximity to confirmed COVID-19 cases to prevent the spread of the virus. It also provides residents with access to their test results and a health color coding system that identifies and allows individuals that are free from COVID-19 disease to access public spaces.
By using the app, everyone can help stop the spread of COVID-19, And keep their family and friends safe.