Mamata Banerjee. (PTI file photo)
In order to travel to West Bengal from any part of the country, a negative report of RT-PCR test before 72 hours is mandatory.
For the recent Covid19 situation State authority made mandatory, for all long distance train passengers coming to West Bengal from outside the state, to posses an RT-PCR negative test report for a test conducted within 72 hours of such train departure, with immediate effect.
— South Eastern Railway (@serailwaykol) May 6, 2021
Referring to the state government’s order, the Railways said, “Travelers coming to West Bengal are not expected to come without such a report.” A surprise check will be done in this regard and the authenticity of the investigation report will also be investigated. ”Also read- Corona’s impact, railways canceled Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto Express from May 9 Corona breaks all records, 4.12 lakh new cases found in 24 hours Significantly, the number of corona infected patients in the country is making new records every day. In the last 24 hours, the data of new patients and deaths have destroyed all the old records. In the last one day, 4 lakh 12 thousand 262 positive cases have been reported across the country, while 3,980 people have lost their lives. This is the second time that more than 4 lakh cases of corona have been reported in a single day. Earlier, on April 30, 4 lakh 2 thousand 14 cases were reported. On that day, 3525 patients died.