According to the press release, Velana International Airport recently attained the Airport Council International’s Health Accreditation certification after implementing numerous cleaning and hygiene measures at the airport.

The Maldives reopened to all tourists on July 15, provided that visitors can present a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than 72 hours before their departure.

According to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center, the Maldives has seen 10,157 confirmed cases and 34 related deaths at the time of writing.