|Notification on Nucleic Acid Testing Certificate Required for Chinese and Foreign Passengers Inbound to China from Karachi|
In view of the current COVID-19 outbreak, all Chinese and foreign passengers inbound to China by plane (including business, temporary, passenger-to-cargo, chartered and transit flights) from Pakistani airports shall be required to provide Nucleic Acid Testing Certificate for Covid-19.The measure shall be effective from 22 June, 2020.
The passengers who board at airport in Karachi are kindly requested to follow the relevant measures.
1.Nucleic Acid Testing for Covid-19 shall be conducted by designated institutions within 120 hours prior to boarding flights. Only by Nucleic Acid Test Certificate with negative result as well as without showing fever and other symptoms can the passengers board the plane. All passengers shall complete the Nucleic Acid testing within 120 hours before boarding, and make sure to obtain the test report 24 hours before boarding.
2.All passengers( departure from Karachi airport) are required to contact the following institutions designated by Consulate General of China in Karachi for nucleic acid test.
2.1.Advanced Lab(pvt) Ltd.
2.1.1.The applicant is required to make an appointment at least 1 day in advance. The test report will be issued 48 hours later and sent to applicant via SMS or email.The applicant shall send the report to Consulate General of China in Karachi via SMS or email.
2.1.2.The testing cost is around Rs. 8000/ per person.
2.1.3.Door-to-door Covid-19 testing service is available, which costs around Rs. 2,500 for extra charge / per person.
2.1.4.Full name,passport number, local Pakistani telephone number, email address and flight number are needed.
2.1.5.Contact number: 03011007784/ 03310224700/03310224 700/02134801258.
2.1.6.Address: Main gulshan branch-B-31,Block 15, off university road, Karachi.
2.2.1.Prior appointment is not needed. The report will be issued 48 hours later and sent to applicant via SMS or email.The applicant shall send the report to Consulate General of China in Karachi via SMS or email.
2.2.2.The testing cost is around Rs. 7900/ per person.
2.2.3.Door-to-door Covid-19 testing service is available under the condition that the total number of applicants are more than 50 at one time.
2.2.4.Full name,passport number,local Pakistani telephone number, email address and flight number are needed.
2.2.5.Contact number: 03403334951/03467698961.
2.2.6.Address: Al-Khaleej Tower, Main Shaheed-e-Millat Road, Bihar Muslim cop, Housing Society BMCHS ,Sharafabad, Karachi.
3.The contact number of Consulate General of China in Karachi is :03112311297. The email is : firstname.lastname@example.org.
4.It is requested that all Chinese and foreign passengers inbound to China from Pakistani airports shall follow relative laws and regulations and provide genuine and effective Nucleic Acid Test Certificate. Those who board with fake certificates shall take legal responsibility accordingly.