Cabinet has, after taking into consideration the various reports on the prevailing situation pertaining to the outbreak of COVID-19, agreed to the extension of the Curfew Order for the island of Mauritius up to 04 May 2020.
Cabinet has also taken note that there is no case of COVID-19 in Rodrigues and Agalega and that the passengers placed in quarantine in Rodrigues have already been released. Cabinet has agreed that the Curfew Order in Rodrigues and Agalega would lapse on 15 April 2020 to allow economic and other activities to resume, except for schools that will remain closed for the time being. Passenger flights will not resume until further notice. However, sanitary and non-sanitary precautions would be taken to ensure that there is no importation of COVID-19 on both islands.