The travellers whose destination is Bhubaneswar will have to isolate themselves in homes until their RT-PCR test results are communicated to them.
Even as a Covid-19 negative certificate is a must for flyers coming from foreign countries, they will still have to undergo quarantine for seven days.
Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation readies team at airport, keeps response units on alert for Omicron Covid variant
Apart from screening and testing, BMC has decided to tighten enforcement on mandatory use of masks and social distancing in crowded places.
A flight enroute from Kolkata to Hyderabad made an emergency landing at BPIA on Thursday after a passenger complained of uneasiness.
Sources said the PWD has also completed construction of control rooms and guest rooms at the airport.