Ismail Sabri: Over 90% of business premises complying with govt SOPs

  • Nation
  • Wednesday, 03 Jun 2020

PETALING JAYA: More than 90% of business premises are adhering to the standard operating procedures (SOPs) set by the government to curb the spread of Covid-19.

Senior Minister (Security) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said that the Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry conducted 2,021 checks on business premises on Tuesday (June 2), of which 1,872 were found to have complied with the SOP.

Ismail said 146 premises were given advice while three premises were given warnings.

"The government would like to remind businesses and the public to practise social distancing and maintain hygiene, especially when buying daily rations," he said during his daily press briefing on Wednesday (June 3).

Ismail also said that 93 vehicles were ordered to turn back for trying to cross state borders without permission, with Pahang (38), Melaka (27) and Selangor (24) recording the most attempts.

Ismail added that the police detained 56 individuals for not adhering to the conditional movement control order (MCO) and issued 88 compounds for various offences.

None of the compounds were issued for Hari Raya visits.

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