Slammed for ‘weak’ SOP, Goa issues another, but it’s not much stronger

The state government on Sunday issued a revised standard operating procedure (SOP) for travellers entering the state. As per the new terms, all entrants to the state, irrespective of mode of transport, will have the option of providing a Covid negative certificate from a laboratory approved by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), to avoid being tested in the state.