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No other pass needed for those with valid flight/rail tickets: GB Nagar DGP

Meanwhile five in Gautam Buddha Nagar district tested positive for coronavirus on Friday, taking district count to 307

Gautam Budh Nagar | domestic flights | Coronavirus

ANI  |  New Delhi 

FILE PIC: Migrants at a government school to get screened before boarding buses for the Anand Vihar Railway Station to leave for their native places. Photo: PTI

Gautam Buddh Nagar police has clarified that people with confirmed flight/rail e-tickets will not have to carry any other pass for going to their destined airport or railway station.

"The government of India has decided to allow domestic flight operations from May 25 and scheduled railway operations from June 1 for which online booking is being done," said Ashutosh Dwivedi, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, Gautam Buddh Nagar.

"If a passenger is carrying the valid air/railway ticket, then no other pass is required to be carried by him," he added.

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There are 66,330 active cases of Covid-19 in the country at present. As many as 3,728 people have lost their lives due to the in the country.

As many as five people in Gautam Buddha Nagar district have tested positive of on Friday.

"With five new Covid-19 cases, the total number of cases in the district has mounted to 307, including 88 active cases, 214 recovered and five deaths," read a health bulletin issued by the district administration.

First Published: Sat, May 23 2020. 11:51 IST