Ismail Sabri: Inter-district travel not allowed in Sabah from Oct 3


PUTRAJAYA: Inter-district travelling will not be allowed in Sabah beginning midnight Saturday (Oct 3), announces Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob.

The Senior Minister (Security) said the travelling restriction will be enforced for 14 days until Oct 16.

Ismail Sabri, however, said the restriction does not apply to those providing essential services.

“This exception includes those in the food supply and medical sectors as well as security. They will be allowed to travel inter-district, ” he said on Thursday (Oct 1).

Ismail Sabri said throughout this period, those who have completed their quarantine will be allowed to return to their respective district.

“They will also be allowed to return to the peninsula, Sarawak and Labuan, ” he said.

Ismail Sabri said the targeted enhanced movement control order enforced in Tawau, Lahad Datu, Kunak and Semporna remains.

The four districts are under the order until Oct 12.

Under the targeted enhanced MCO, residents will not be allowed to exit these districts and all businesses, except for essential services, will be halted.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 18
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
   

Did you find this article insightful?

Yes
No

84% readers found this article insightful

Next In Nation

Economy will take time to recover, lockdown is last resort, says Azmin
Covid-19: Sarawak records 120 new cases, two deaths on Monday (Jan 25)
Covid-19: Cases up by 3,048, bringing total to 186,849 (updated daily)
Covid-19: 3,048 new cases, 11 fatalities bring death toll to 689
Ismail Sabri: 717 arrested for violating SOP on Sunday (Jan 24), many failed to observe social distancing
Health Ministry says govt not keen to implement MCO for a long period
Taiping Prison, staff quarters under enhanced MCO from Jan 26-Feb 8
Businessman Datuk pleads not guilty to criminal intimidation, hurting wife
Ku Nan's appeal against conviction in RM2mil graft case fixed for hearing in April
Covid-19: Lackadaisical attitude of public leads to MCO violations despite rising number of cases

Stories You'll Enjoy


-->