December 21. On Monday, the Ministry of Tourism announced all the measures that will be carried out this December to “guarantee the safety of tourists” during the Christmas season.
David Collado, Minister of Tourism, noted that since December 1 of this year to date, approximately 400,000 tourists had entered the country for the upcoming New Year’s Eve festivities.
Collado said that the arrival of tourists exceeded the statistics of previous years and cataloged the amount as a remarkable fact.
The director of the National Police, Major General Eduardo Alberto-Then, detailed that they will intervene in the entrances and exits of the airports with corridors of members of the National Police, one of the primary measures adopted.
In addition, they decided to increase the number of intelligence and preventive personnel and the number of vehicles to protect the areas surrounding the airports of Las Americas, Cibao, Puerto Plata, among other terminals of the country.
Only two companions will be accepted when entering the airports to pick up passengers.
Source: Dominican Today