– Myanmar extended its preventive measures against COVID-19 until December 31, according to a statement issued on Tuesday by the Central Committee for the Prevention, Control and Treatment of COVID-19.
The extension applies to all COVID-19 restrictions that expire on November 30, except those that will be eased, the committee said.
The statement says that the extension covers all orders, announcements, directives previously issued by the respective government organizations and ministries to contain the pandemic.
As of Tuesday, Myanmar recorded a total of 633,217 COVID-19 infections, including 19,488 deaths and 607,725 recoveries, Health Ministry data showed. ■