Turkey would require a unfavourable coronavirus check from air passengers coming into the nation from December 28, in line with the Turkish well being minister.
Vacationers coming into through sea and land borders will even be required to current a unfavourable PCR check outcome from December 30.
The check should be carried out inside 72 hours of boarding, Well being Minister Fahrettin Koca stated in an announcement Friday.
The measures shall be in impact till March 1, the assertion stated.
Along with the coronavirus check, Turkey will even require a compulsory dwelling quarantine for individuals who have been within the UK, Denmark or South Africa within the earlier 10 days, the assertion stated.
These passengers shall be required to get a coronavirus check on day 7 of their quarantine, and shall be allowed to conclude their quarantine in the event that they obtain a unfavourable outcome.
Turkey has finalized a deal to acquire the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine, Koca stated in a tweet. The deal contains 550,000 doses to be delivered by early January and 4.5 million doses by the top of March, the tweet added.