School Holidays Extended As Part Of Covid Fight
With the number of cases of Covid-19 still at a high level in the country the President has announced that the stricter lockdown measures under the adjusted level 4 have been extended for another two weeks. The return to school for the third term has also been delayed.
Although the stricter lockdown measures of the adjusted level 4 were only imposed for two weeks, the President had always said that they would be re-assessed at that time. Because the number of cases of Covid-19 is still high in the country the stricter measure have been renewed for another 14 days.
In addition the return to schools for the third term has been delayed by one week to the 26th of July. This includes all contact classes at higher education institutions.
The curfew is still in place from 9pm to 4am and the ban on the sale of alcohol remains in place.
All social, political, religious and other gatherings remain prohibited.
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