We show you our most important and recent visitors news details GACA to screen passengers arriving from China for coronavirus in the following article
Hind Al Soulia - Riyadh - RIYADH — Saudi Arabia is to screen travelers arriving from China after the outbreak of a new coronavirus. The respiratory virus has emerged from the central Chinese city of Wuhan.
China on Thursday locked down some 20 million people at the epicenter of the virus outbreak, banning planes and trains from leaving in an unprecedented move aimed at containing the disease which has already spread to other countries.
The Kingdom will assess passengers arriving on direct and indirect flights from China to ensure their safety, the Ministry of Health said in a statement on Thursday.
The ministry is coordinating with the Kingdom’s General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) and advised those traveling to affected cities to avoid markets, dead or live animals and animal derived products.
The ministry will also closely monitor how the virus evolves by communicating with the World Health Organization (WHO), the statement added. — SG
These were the details of the news GACA to screen passengers arriving from China for coronavirus for this day. We hope that we have succeeded by giving you the full details and information. To follow all our news, you can subscribe to the alerts system or to one of our different systems to provide you with all that is new.
It is also worth noting that the original news has been published and is available at Saudi Gazette and the editorial team at AlKhaleej Today has confirmed it and it has been modified, and it may have been completely transferred or quoted from it and you can read and follow this news from its main source.