1. The Ministry of Health and Sports is emphasizing on protection and containment. As there were 45 people found inflicted with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) from 16.8.2020 to 22.8.2020 in Rakhine State, Sittway Township, Rakhine State has been announced as ‘Stay-at-Home’ township on 20.8.2020.
2. The spread of the disease can be controlled in a short period of time only if the people living in the Stay-at-Home township follow the guidelines.
3. The people should encourage more with each other to follow the guidelines of the disease preventive measures of the Ministry of Health and Sports.
4. To control the disease effectively, the people living in the Stay-at-Home township and those who need go to this township must follow the guidelines and if not, they will be taken action according to the existing law.
Ministry of Health and Sports
(Translated by Ei Phyu Phyu Aung)