In light of the rising number of coronavirus cases, Singapore declared on Friday that visitors from Pakistan would not be permitted to enter the country, nor will they be permitted to transit through the city-state beginning May 1, according to a statement released by the country’s Health Ministry.
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Given the continued rise in cases recorded in the regions surrounding Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, we will tighten our border measures even more,” the ministry said in a statement.
According to the ministry, Singapore has made it mandatory for travellers arriving from Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka to complete a 14-day stay at home notice (SHN) at a designated government facility.
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“From 1 May 2021, 2359 hours, until further notice, all long-term pass holders and short-term visitors with recent travel history (including transit) to Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka within the last 14 days will not be permitted entry into Singapore, or transit via Singapore,” said the health ministry.