T&T students in India get exemption to come home

The Ministry of National Security has issued an official statement indicating that several T&T nationals who were studying in India, have been granted exemption letters, and will be able to return home, this week.

The full text of the Ministry’s statement, follows…

EXEMPTIONS GRANTED FOR TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO STUDENTS IN INDIA TO RETURN HOME

Port of Spain:   The Ministry of National Security wishes to advise that five (5) Trinidad and Tobago nationals who were studying in India have been granted final letters of exemption to return to this country on Tuesday July 21, 2020.

The Ministry continues to work assiduously to process requests for exemptions from Trinidad and Tobago Nationals,

Exemptions to enter the country continue to be granted in collaboration with public health experts, to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 by balancing the number of persons who are returning with available State quarantine facilities.