UAE will NO LONGER accept COVID-19 PCR test reports from IDC, Chughtai Lab
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) authorities have announced that they will not accept the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test reports from Islamabad Diagnostic Center and Chughtai Labs.
Following the latest directive on Monday, every international airline has shared the update on their respective social media platforms.
AirBlue in a Twitter post announced,
“As advised by the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, (only for Dubai flights), PCR test reports issued by Chughtai Laboratories and Islamabad Diagnostic Center are not acceptable anymore.”
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR #DUBAI TRAVEL
— Airblue (@airblueairline) October 26, 2020
The airline stated that the directive will be enforced from Monday. It also added that the COVID-19 test reports from other laboratories registered with Pure Health would retain their authenticity and will be acceptable.
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