Qatar’s Updated List of Exceptional Red List Countries following emergence of New Variant

he Ministry of Public Health has announced Friday night that it has updated its Travel and Return Policy Exceptional Red List Countries following the emergence of a new COVID-19 variant in Africa. The changes come into immediate effect.

Ten countries were previously listed on the Exceptional Red List. It has now been updated to 15 countries.

S.No.Country
1Bangladesh
2Botswana
3Egypt
4Eswatini
5India
6Lesotho
7Namibia
8Nepal
9Pakistan
10Philippines
11Sri Lanka
12South Africa
13South Sudan
14Sudan
15Zimbabwe