IMPHAL: The Deputy Commissioner (DC), Imphal East District, Khumanthem Diana Devi has announced that due to unavoidable circumstances, any air passenger who hails from Imphal East district, who is heading for the district but could not apply for e-pass in time, can do it at the arrival hall at the same website. Thereafter, the passenger can proceed to the District Testing Centre mentioned in the e-pass for mandatory COVID-19 testing.
The order further mentioned that in furtherance to the discontinuation of HRD Academy, Ghari, Imphal West as Transit Quarantine Centre for air passengers with effect from October 31, 2020 vide Govt. letter number 31/64/2020-M dated October 21, 2020, it was informed to all concerned particularly flight passengers of Imphal East district that e-pass shall be mandatory for them from 31-10-2020. The passengers may log in to https://imphaleast.nic.in/services/ for availing e-pass at least 1 (one) day prior to the date of arrival. It also added the helpline number 7630076391 can be contacted in case of any difficulty.