दक्षिण पश्चिम रेलवे / SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY प्रेस विज्ञप्ति / Press Release No. 493 Dt: 07.01.2022
SPECIAL SURVEILLANCE MEASURES FOR ARRIVALS
FROM GOA INTO KARNATAKA
In view of the recent surge of Covid-19 cases in neighboring State of Goa, the following special surveillance measures as notified by the Government of Karnataka should be strictly complied with for all arrivals from the State of Goa into Karnataka, for passengers arriving by trains:
A. SWR re-iterates the orders contained in the Government of Karnataka Circular dated 05.01.2022, that only passengers with negative RT-PCR certificate not older than 72 hrs prior to boarding, shall board the trains (from Goa), irrespective of vaccination status.
B. It is mandatory for students & public who are regular travelers from Goa to Karnataka for various reasons, to undergo RT-PCR once in 15 days & possess such negative report.
C. South Western Railway will extend fullest cooperation to the State Government at all levels to prevent the spread of Covid -19.
Divisions have been instructed to put in place, the necessary measures.
Chief Public Relations Officer South Western Railway, Hubballi