Coronavirus: Australians returning from India could face jail or fines

Published May 01 2021 at 2:28 AM GMT
  • Australian residents and citizens who have been in India within 14 days of the date they plan to return home will be banned from entering Australia as of Monday and those who disobey will face fines and jail, government officials said.
  • The emergency determination is part of strict measures to stop travellers to Australia from the world’s second most populous nation as it contends with a surge in Covid-19 cases and deaths.
  • The restrictions come into effect from May 3 and breaching the ban risks….



  • Published May 1, 2021 2:28 AM GMT