Belait markets close amid outbreak

Rokiah Mahmud

Several markets in the Belait District have been closed temporarily as a preventive measure amid the COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

According to the Ministry of Home Affairs, in its press statement, the markets closed until further notice are Tamuneka Sungai Bera in Seria, Tamuneka of the Pasarneka Parking Lot in Seria and Tamuneka of the Pasarneka Parking Lot in Kuala Belait (KB).

The ministry, through its Belait District Office and Kuala Belait and Seria Municipal Board, is seeking cooperation from the market operators and the public to comply with the move in support of the government’s efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus.

For information, contact the Belait District Office at 334806 and Kuala Belait and Seria Municipal Board at 3330780.