The tests can be done after obtaining an appointment with any of the government-affiliated facilities in Dubai.
All residents and inbound tourists will have to undergo a PCR test prior to departure for Dubai.
Effective April 22, 2021 at 00:001hrs, all passengers travelling from India to Dubai Airport must hold a valid COVID-19 test certificate that is issued wthin 48 hours from the time of collecting the sample.
Emirates Airlines stressed that all passengers arriving in Dubai from any part of the world need to comply with the new entry requirements effective from Jan.31, 2021.
The Committee has also decided to reduce the validity period of PCR tests from 96 hours to 72 hours.
The Ras Al Kahimah Government's Human Resources Department announced that all government employees must undergo a PCR COVID-19 test at their own expense every seven days effective February 7 and until further notice.
It is for the health, safety and security of everyone if anyone who goes for a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test, do the responsible act of self-isolation while practising all precautionary measures until guaranteed that he is not stricken with the dreadful persisting mutated SARS-CoV2-causing Novel Coronavirus (COVID19).
The UAE's Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has revealed on Tuesday that the government has conducted 26 million COVID-19 tests so far to curb the spread of the virus in the country.
Some Indian passengers were stopped at the airport based on the COVID-19 test results.