Novel Coronavirus screening has started at Velana International Airport

Novel Coronavirus screening has started at Velana International Airport

Ministry of Tourism has announced that in collaboration with Health Protection Agency of Maldives, they have begun entry screening for Novel Coronavirus at Velana International Airport.

In the press release, MOT stated that due to the emergence of virus outburst in China, they have taken all the possible measures to prevent and protect the health and safety of the people from the virus. As a precautionary measure, HPA have started screening tourist entering the country and there are no cases of the virus identified in Maldives.

In addition, MOT assures that the higest priority of the government at the moment is ensure that all precautionary measures are taken to protect public and tourists in Maldives.