Movement restrictions that were imposed yesterday in the height of Tropical Cyclone Harold has been eased while COVID19 restrictions still stand as businesses are to adhere to the required health practices and maintain social/physical distancing practices.
NDMO, Ms Vasiti Soko said the COVID19 restrictions still stands as there are
only selected businesses that will operate as normal while the curfews still
stand from 8pm to 5am.
details of businesses that will operate as normal are available on this link shorturl.at/dwCQ1.
businesses are to ensure that staff are regularly washing their hands with soap
and water or using hand sanitizers.
affected by TC Harold are to ensure that necessary proactive measures are in
place, i.e. disinfecting the workplace before the resumption of work.
reports yet to be received from Kadavu, smaller nearby islands and
Southern Lau, Ms. Soko said the NDMO is seeking assistance from members of the
public who can contact family in these areas to also pass on this information
to the Commissioner Eastern EOC on 7775485/3313400 or the NDMO on 915 to assist
us to get a picture of the situation on the ground.
continue to exercise caution while travelling on the road. We are working
closely with our First Responders to assist our people who are still sheltering
in Evacuation Centers,” said Ms. Soko.
said those who live in flood-prone areas to take precautionary measures and use
their discretion while travelling.