Amid the rising COVID-19 cases across the country, a person should check out all the important guidelines before heading out. If you’re planning to travel by train in the near future, you should see the Indian Railways’ latest COVID-19 guidelines mentioned below.
Indian Railways’ latest COVID-19 guidelines:
Recently, the Railway Board chairman Suneet Sharma stated that there’s no need for a COVID-19 negative certificate to travel by train. Besides this, the passengers also have to follow the latest COVID-19 guidelines and protocols that have been issued by the Centre and state governments.
In view of the COVID-19 pandemic and related hygiene issues, the Indian Railways had also stopped service of cooked food and replaced the same with Ready to Eat (RTE) meals in trains.
The COVID-19 related protective items such as masks, sanitisers, gloves etc. and takeaway bedroll kits/items, have been made available for sale through Multi-Purpose Stalls at Stations.