By Mei Kuan
Below are the details on the operations of public settings during the movement control order as outlined by the Ipoh City Council (MBI) effective June 5 till 14.
The Ipoh Wholesale Market (Pasar Borong Ipoh) is permitted to operate from 12.01am till 6am for wet operations (fishes) and 11am till 4pm for vegetables and fruits operations.
Public markets (pasar awam) are allowed to operate from 6am till 2pm, except for the stalls outside the market’s premises.
- Economic activities – farmers’ markets (pasar tani), morning markets (pasar pagi) and night markets (pasar malam).
- Tourism and cultural activities – busking, art galleries, theme parks, family entertainment centres.
Public facilities with operations halted: Tun Razak Library, Community & Public Halls (MBI), MBI Payment and Service Counters, Gerbang Malam night market, Memory Lane, D. R. Seenivasagam Recreational Park, Sultan Abdul Aziz Park (Polo Ground), Ipoh Padang, Gunung Lang and Pavilion Petting Zoo @ Gunung Lang.
The Ipoh City Council urged members of the public to keep practising the new normal. For instance, practise physical distancing of at least 1 metre radius at all times and scanning the QR code placed at every location of premises using the MySejahtera app. It is mandatory for employees, suppliers and customers to wear face masks correctly following recommendations of the Ministry of Health while at premises. Hand sanitisers have to be provided at the entrance and ensured of its usage before entry.