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Your Condominium Admin Can Mandate Coronavirus Test: Ismail Sabri

The minister annnounced that an extension of operating hours for the essential businesses until 10pm, starting from tomorrow.

Kuala Lumpur: The management staff of your condominium has the right to make the coronavirus tests mandatory, senior minister Ismail Sabri said today. The administration, he said, may ask the residents to submit to Covid-19 tests and bar those who fail to comply. Several condo managements have set up this requirement recently. “Yes they can. To ensure the safety of residents, the management of condominium or apartments can make such rules,” the minister said.

In another important development, the minister annnounced that an extension of operating hours for the essential businesses until 10pm, starting from tomorrow.

The essential businesses include – supermarkets, pharmacies, sundry shops, convenient stores, optometrists, laundrettes and pet shops. Ismail Sabri Yaakob that forestry and timber industry related businesses are also allowed to opearate till 10 pm. The move comes weeks after the government extended business hours for restaurants to 10pm.

Last Updated on January 28, 2021 8:34 pm by Anita Santosh

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