The Ministry of Public Health has reintroduced the compulsory hotel quarantine requirement for visitors coming from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines and Sri Lanka effective 12 noon of 2 August.

According to MOPH, all travelers coming from these countries are subject to hotel quarantine for a period of 10 days. Travellers who have been vaccinated or recovered from COVID-19 in Qatar, coming from one of these countries, are subject to a hotel quarantine for a period of two days. The quarantine period will end after obtaining a negative PCR test result on the second day.

The Ministry also updated the Green, Yellow, and Red classification of countries.

Please visit the MoPH website regularly for updates. You can also check with your airlines before traveling to Qatar to avoid inconvenience.

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