Thursday 16 April 2020
Osama Haykal, Minister of State for Information Affairs, revealed that the speech of Dr. Mustafa Madbouly, Prime Minister, that the state needs to return all sectors of production while taking precautionary measures, does not mean reducing precautionary measures to confront the Corona virus, during the coming period.
Heikal Lamraoui said, Thursday, that there is no health to reduce precautionary measures, and the government is seeking to confront any gatherings that may cause infection among the citizens.
The Minister of Information stressed that the measures taken by the government today, which are related to how to deal with the Day of Sham Al-Naseem, are strict and there is no room for complacency in order to preserve public health, as it acknowledged that there is no transportation at all to reduce crowding and prevent gatherings.
And Dr. Mostafa Madbouly decided to implement the complete closure of all shops and cafes, to close all beaches and parks on next Monday, and to stop all means of transportation, in conjunction with the celebrations of Sham El-Nessim.