Dubai International Airport
Dubai International Airport

Diplomats said about 206 Pakistanis and 66 Indians with visitor visas were still stuck at Dubai International Airport as of Monday for failing to meet specific entry regulations.

 

A total of 1,225 Pakistani travelers have been denied entry upon their arrival at Dubai International Airport since the authorities began ensuring that visitor visa holders obtain a return air ticket, 2,000 dirhams in cash or a hotel reservation.

An official at the Pakistani Consulate in Dubai said: “Up to 1019 people who were denied entry have been repatriated, while 206 people remain at the airport waiting to be repatriated within the next 12 hours. Provide food for them. "

He said the consulate has informed the relevant authorities to ensure that the visitors meet the criteria set by the authorities here.