PETALING JAYA: The enhanced movement control order (EMCO) in 34 sub-districts in Selangor will be lifted after midnight tonight, deputy prime minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob announced today.The EMCO over most parts of Selangor came into effect on July 3 and was slated to last for two weeks until today.
During this EMCO, residents were allowed to leave their homes within a radius of 10km to purchase basic necessities. Travel for vaccination was also allowed.
However, people were not allowed to jog or exercise outside while only one person was permitted in a car. FREE MALAYSIA TODAY
Selangor EMCO ends at midnight tonight
The enhanced movement control order (MCO) covering large parts of Selangor will end at midnight tonight, said Deputy Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob.
“The special National Security Council meeting (today) has studied presentations from the Health Ministry regarding the current situation and has agreed not to extend the enhanced MCO in all the subdistricts involve,” he said in a statement today.
The enhanced MCO has been in force in the 34 subdistricts (see list below) since July 3.
The announcement comes as 7,116 Covid-19 cases have been recorded in the Klang Valley today, including 5,512 cases in Selangor which is its second-highest on record.
The list of the affected subdistricts are as follows:
Sub-districts in Petaling:
- Sungai Buloh
- Bukit Raja
Sub-districts in Hulu Langat:
- Hulu Langat
Sub-districts in Sepang:
Sub-districts in Gombak:
- Hulu Kelang
Sub-districts in Kuala Langat:
- Tanjung 12(1)
- Tanjung 12(2)
- Teluk Panglima Garang
Sub-districts in Klang:
Sub-districts in Kuala Selangor:
- Bestari Jaya
Sub-districts in Hulu Selangor:
- Ulu Yam
- Batang Kali – MKINI
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