KUALA LUMPUR 30 April 2021: Malaysia has introduced a
temporary ban on flights to and from India that denies entry for all passengers
from India, except  Malaysian citizens
returning home.

The ban also includes travellers who have stayed in India
during the last 14 days who intend to transit to other international flights at
international airports in  Malaysia.

There is an exemption in place for holders of Social Visit
Passes that expired before 21 April 2021.

Malaysia on a social visit pass that expired after 1 January
2020, you should make arrangements to leave Malaysia to avoid penalties or
enforcement action.

Travel Advisors warn that those who are in Malaysia on an
expired social visit pass contact their airline or travel provider for options
to depart Malaysia.

Malaysia has introduced various restrictions in response to
Covid-19, that vary across locations and can change rapidly.

It is important to maintain social distance and wear a face
mask in public spaces and on public transportation. Foreigners, including
visitors and long term foreign residents, have been arrested and charged for
breaching Covid-19 restrictions, including failure to socially distance in
public places.

(Source: Travel advisories)