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At Delhi airport, random Covid testing throws up positivity rate of 2.6%

April 12, 2021 10:41 pm

Officials say 236 of 8,986 people have tested positive since March 31.

Crowding at Delhi airport, govt slaps Rs 2,000 fine on violators

April 06, 2021 7:41 am

Over the past few days, with Delhi recording upwards of 4,000 cases on Sunday, several passengers have been complaining that norms such as wearing masks and maintaining social distancing are being ignored.

Random tests for domestic passengers arriving at airport

April 01, 2021 7:38 am

Airport sources said that the testing will begin on Wednesday.

Now, random tests at Delhi airport on fliers from states reporting Covid surge

March 31, 2021 8:45 pm

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority issued an order on March 23, stating that all district disaster management authorities shall conduct Covid tests for travellers from states where Covid tests have been intensified and are being conducted at airports, railway stations or inter-state bus terminals.

Sensors at Delhi airport ceiling to fix crowding

January 20, 2021 12:51 am

"The latest measure is the Xovis passenger tracking system... Recently, we installed sensors which count people as dots on a screen. It is an IOT device that uses artificial intelligence," Videh Kumar Jaipuriar, CEO, Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), said.

UK air arrivals stranded as Delhi orders quarantine without notice

January 09, 2021 2:45 am

According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare's guidelines, all passengers arriving from the UK must undergo mandatory RT-PCR testing for Covid19 at airports and those testing negative can proceed for a 14-day home quarantine.

New tracking system to reduce waiting time for fliers at IGI

December 29, 2020 12:39 pm

Sensors have been installed at eight departure gates, all check-in rows, domestic and international security checkpoints, and emigration and immigration areas.

New passenger tracking system introduced at Delhi airport's Terminal 3

December 28, 2020 2:08 pm

"The Xovis passenger tracking system (PTS), a queue management system, displays live waiting time, taken at various processes like check-in, security check etc., on screens put up at various places," said a press release by Delhi airport's operator DIAL.

Missing Covid-19 positive passenger from UK found in Andhra Pradesh's Rajahmundry

December 24, 2020 4:04 pm

The woman was among five Covid-positive flyers from the UK who went untraceable after landing at the Delhi airport on Tuesday.

Security tightened at Delhi's IGI airport after pro-Khalistan group threatens to disrupt flights

November 04, 2020 7:15 pm

The US-based SFJ has issued a call to boycott Air India flights and urged the victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots to occupy the airport to "internationalise" the issue, they said.