The ministry said that it is not mandatory to wear a mask, but wear it during the journey
The Ministry of Civil Aviation said on Wednesday that the use of masks during air travel is not mandatory, but passengers should wear masks for a longer period of time even amid the decreasing number of coronavirus cases. This will further reduce the risk of infection.
Till now it was mandatory to wear a mask
It has been said by the ministry that the new decision has been taken following the new guidelines of the government’s COVID-19 management response. Earlier it was mandatory to wear a mask while traveling in flight. At the same time, those who did not wear masks were turned back from the airport itself. In a statement from the ministry, it has been said that now in view of the danger of Kovid-19, the passenger can be asked to wear a mask.
There will be no penalty for not wearing a mask
It has been said by the Ministry of Civil and Aviation that now fines will not be imposed for not wearing masks in flights. The order for punitive action has been canceled by the ministry. According to the latest data, at present the total number of active coronavirus cases in the country is only 0.02 per cent of the total infections. At the same time, the recovery rate increased to 98.79 percent.
Vaccination has played an important role in preventing corona virus infection
Vaccination has played an important role in preventing corona virus infection. This claim has also been made in many medical researches. Let us tell you that due to Corona virus infection, the worst condition of the country happened in the first and second wave. During the second wave, most of the patients died due to lack of oxygen.