Refer to MoHA guidelines in operating restaurants, cafes, says minister

Rokiah Mahmud

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar said restaurants and café premises can refer to Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) press statement for guidelines and procedures in operating their businesses.

Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham also stressed on the compulsory wearing of face mask and hair net especially by those who prepare food and beverages for take away or dine-in.

“Wearing face mask is compulsory under the Infectious Disease Act especially for food servers and their cooks,” the minister said.

MoHA in the previous press statement emphasised on seating arrangements and capacity of not more than 30 per cent, social distancing, scanning the BruHealth QR code and temperature checking.