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Screening travellers at airports for Covid-19 symptoms ineffective: Report

Screening protocols such as checking temperatures and monitoring symptoms among passengers flying in from countries with high rates of Covid spread are ineffective for air travellers, cites a new report.Citing the report, CNN said that the enhanced screening programme for air passengers that was started in January had a low case detection rate.The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in its latest report said that between January 13 and September 13 more than 766,000 travellers were screened.

News source ~ HT