RESTRICTED MOVEMENT ORDER

RESRICTED MOVEMENT ORDER.

A movement control order will be imposed from tomorrow until the end of the month to contain the Covid-19 outbreak, says Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.

The Prime Minister announced the measure after chairing the National Security Council (NSC).

“The government has decided to enact the measure, starting March 18 until March 31, throughout the whole country.
 

“This order is being issued under the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases Act 1988 and the Police Act 1967, ” he said during a special broadcast.

The measure will restrict the movement and congregation at religious, sport, social and cultural events.

While public and business premises will be closed, Muhyiddin announced that supermarkets, sundry shops and other shops which sell daily essentials will remain open.

Published : 17-Mar-2020

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