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DBKL: Jalan Alang, Taman Setiawangsa Ramadan bazaars allowed to resume operations today

DBKL: Jalan Alang, Taman Setiawangsa Ramadan bazaars allowed to resume operations today
KUALA LUMPUR, May 1 — The Jalan Alang and Taman Setiawangsa Ramadan bazaars, which were ordered to close for three days effective today, have been allowed to resume operations with the deployment of additional enforcement officers. The Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) said the move was taken after...

KUALA LUMPUR, May 1 — The Jalan Alang and Taman Setiawangsa Ramadan bazaars, which were ordered to close for three days effective today, have been allowed to resume operations with the deployment of additional enforcement officers.At the same time, DBKL is still waiting for the latest decision from the National Security Council (MKN) and Health Ministry regarding the operation of the two Ramadan bazaars.A total of 22 out of the 1,073 Ramadan bazaars currently operating nationwide have been ordered to close for three days, effective today, according to the Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT).In IPOH, state Housing, Local Government and Tourism Committee chairman Datuk Nolee Ashilin Mohammed Radzi said the decision to close the Kampung Selabak Ramadan bazaar in Teluk Intan was due to detection of high-risk contacts at the bazaar.

Nolee Ashilin said the state government was looking into assisting the 30 traders affected by the closure of the Ramadan bazaar.The Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) said the move was taken after it received the latest information on the bazaars and the deployment of additional enforcement officers was to ensure the standard operating procedure (SOP) was tightened and complied with to curb the spread of Covid-19.

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