EU countries urged to halt non-essential travel from India – Reuters

People wearing protective face masks wait to receive their second dose of COVISHIELD, a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India, outside a vaccination centre in Kolkata, India, May 12, 2021. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri The European Union’s executive on Wednesday called on countries of the bloc to temporarily halt non-essential travel...

RT-PCR test not must for interstate travel – Mint

There is no need for reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) tests for covid-19 for healthy individuals undertaking inter-state domestic travel, Balram Bhargava, director-general of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), said on Tuesday. The government is looking at rationalizing RT-PCR tests, increasing rapid antigen testing (RAT) testing for early detection, isolation and...

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