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Scuba diving remains suspended, authorities say.

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Island-hopping, snorkelling activities in Mersing waters to resume

Scuba diving remains suspended, authorities say.

Copy URLA Malaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency member scours the area during a search for missing divers in Mersing on April 8, 2022. Authorities today lifted a ban on island-hopping and snorkelling activities in Mersing waters. – AFP pic, April 18, 2022.

ISLAND-HOPPING and snorkelling activities in Mersing waters are allowed to resume from today according to standard operating procedure (SOP).Scuba diving activities, however, remain temporarily suspended, Mersing district officer Mohammed Shakib Ali said. 

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Authorities today lifted a ban on island-hopping and snorkelling activities in Mersing waters. – AFP pic, April 18, 2022. Scuba diving activities, however, remain temporarily suspended, Mersing district officer Mohammed Shakib Ali said. ISLAND-HOPPING and snorkelling activities in Mersing waters are allowed to resume from today according to standard operating procedure (SOP). He said the decision is an extension of the Mersing district security committee meeting and the special meeting for the opening of marine activities in Mersing waters chaired by him and Johor Tourism, Environment, Heritage and Culture Committee chairman K. Scuba diving activities, however, remain temporarily suspended, Mersing district officer Mohammed Shakib Ali said. “The SOPs will be issued soon,” he said in a post on the Mersing district office’s Facebook page.  Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. The two men were taken for first aid to the medical center of Karystos.

Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! . On April 7, Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar ordered all diving activities in Mersing waters to cease temporarily after four foreign divers went missing in the Pulau Tokong Sanggol waters, about nine nautical miles off Tanjung Leman here. Three divers, Kristine Grodem, 35, a Norwegian, British national Adrian Peter Chesters, 46, and Alexia Alexandra Molina, 18, a French national were found safe.