Brace for stricter MCO

Mco, Covid 19, Coronavirus, Juststayathome, Dudukrumah, Malaysia', 'Health', 'Ismail Sabri', 'Nsc', 'Coronavirus', 'Covid19', 'Covid-19', 'Covid', 'Movement Control Order', 'Mco

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians must prepare for stricter regulations during the second phase of the Movement Control Order (MCO).

Mco, Covid 19

26.3.2020

NSTnation Malaysians must prepare for stricter regulations during the second phase of the Movement Control Order ( MCO ). Covid19 Coronavirus JustStayAtHome DudukRumah

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians must prepare for stricter regulations during the second phase of the Movement Control Order ( MCO ).

Defence Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri said the National Security Council (NSC) would tighten their standard operating procedure to ensure the public’s full compliance of the directive. “The NSC will draft a more stringent SOP to ensure that the measures in place can curb the Covid-19 outbreak. “So maybe there will be more restrictions imposed,” he said at a press conference. Ismail said he would not announce the new measures yet, adding that the new SOP would be presented by the NSC on Saturday. He reminded the public that it was their responsibility to break the Covid-19 chain, which in turn would determine if the MCO could be ended. “The power is in your hands. Stay home, stay safe,” said Ismail. The MCO, which was supposed to end on March 31, had been extended by two weeks until April 14. Ismail said his ministry found that five per cent of the people still violated the order, adding that police might now change their tactic from advising the public to taking “stern action”. “The police will now be more stern. I’ve gotten many messages from Malaysians who want the police to be more strict. “The public don’t want the stubborn five per cent to affect the 95 per cent who have been following the rules.” Just on Wednesday, he said, the police made 110 arrests nationwide against those who deliberately flouted the MCO. “I was told that in some markets and supermarkets, there were still people who did not practice social distancing,” he said. He added that the police would continue to conduct roadblocks at 23 areas near tolls. A total of 163,487 vehicles were checked on Wednesday, he said, adding that the police also conducted spot checks at 1,719 areas. He also said the government would distribute free face masks, which will benefit about 8.63 million households. The face masks, he said, would be distributed through state and district disaster management committees. Ismail added that to date, the Covid-19 fund had managed to collect over RM8.1 million, 70 per cent or RM5.68 million of which would be used to help the people affected by the virus and the MCO. Related stories Read more: New Straits Times

Pls make more road blocks..d more difficult for people to go out d better..d pandemic will end soon

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre donates surplus food to the needy during MCO period | Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR, March 24 — The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre has donated over 340kg of surplus food to feed the needy since the enforcement of the movement control order on March 18. In a statement, the centre said the food was donated to the Food Aid Foundation. Centre deputy general manager John...

SEB takes steps to keep power running for Sarawakians under MCOKUCHING: Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB) is taking the necessary measures to keep its power system running, as Sarawakians stay home under the movement control order ( MCO ).

Police corporal who collapsed at MCO roadblock diesALOR SETAR: A police corporal who was on duty during the movement control order died at Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah here on Tuesday (March 24) morning. RIP 🙏🏻 Tabik hormat Tuan posthumously. True hero

Homeless people in KL to be placed at specific locations during MCO – FT ministerThey will be placed at the Jalan Pahang Homeless Transit Centre and Anjung Singgah. Why couldn't they do this before.. Give shelter to the homeless

Cops detain duo at MCO roadblock, seize 50kg of ketum leavesKUALA LUMPUR: Police detained two men and seized 50kg of ketum leaves at a roadblock during 'Op Covid-19' operation in Jalan Sungai Tua, near here, early this morning. good job. maybe we should have more roadblocks

Covid-19: MTEM proposes double tax deduction to employers affected by MCO | Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR, March 24 — The Malay Economic Action Council (MTEM) has suggested that the government grant a ‘double tax deduction’ incentive to employers who have been paying wages to employees on unpaid leave, especially those in the B40 group. President Abd Halim Husin said the move would...



UPSI students made to train together for performance during Noraini's visit

Hana dan PU Abu sudah berpisah

Dr Noor Hisham sertai saintis dunia perangi Covid-19

Hadi's appointment can boost diplomatic ties, claims Tuan Ibrahim

Pegawai polis rotan remaja dikenakan tindakan

Isu Internet perlahan ketika PKP bakal diatasi

Bazar Ramadan tidak digalakkan

Write Comment

Thank you for your comment.
Please try again later.

Latest News

News

26 March 2020, Thursday News

Previous news

Harapan MPs urge FT minister to review 'cruel' move

Next news

Pahang Assembly sitting postponed
PKP: Seronok berparti ya? Khemah terbang jejas Op Covid-19 Solat tahajud anugerah terindah Covid-19: Ronaldo pun rimas rambut panjang Rawat hati gelisah Police nab 19 for partying in Kajang condo unit during MCO Rakyat semakin patuh PAS leaders mum on 'Hadi letter' attacking Harapan, defending PN Ministry testing if antibody-rich plasma can help treat Covid-19 patients Hanya kerana 'Sayang'... Health Ministry: 150 new Covid-19 cases brings total to 3,483, death toll now at 57 Tengku Zafrul: 8.3 million households, individuals to receive BPN assistance in stages from Monday (April 6)
UPSI students made to train together for performance during Noraini's visit Hana dan PU Abu sudah berpisah Dr Noor Hisham sertai saintis dunia perangi Covid-19 Hadi's appointment can boost diplomatic ties, claims Tuan Ibrahim Pegawai polis rotan remaja dikenakan tindakan Isu Internet perlahan ketika PKP bakal diatasi Bazar Ramadan tidak digalakkan CIMB perjelas transaksi sah 'direct debit' Resah telur asin rosak jika PKP dilanjutkan MIC Youth: Criticism against Saravanan’s e-poster in Tamil politically driven Police identify Covid-19 infection chain involving 40k people Tiada bazar Ramadan selagi PKP berjalan [METROTV]