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Govt mulls lifting travel restriction for fully vaccinated long-distance couples


KUALA LUMPUR (July 22): Long-distance couples and parents who have received both doses of their Covid-19 vaccine shots may be allowed to travel interstate to meet their families when a relaxation of restrictions is announced in due course.

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said the flexibility to allow long-distance families to meet is among matters being considered for those who have been fully vaccinated.

He said he felt concerned and had taken note of netizens’ laments over the interstate travel restriction that has taken a toll on relationships of couples and parents who have been separated from their children.

“I have often brought up this issue in the National Security Council (MKN) meetings. InsyaAllah, the government is studying the proposal to allow couples and long-distance families to be reunited, more so if the parents have

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Putang Inang
1 week ago
Dangling carrots....is something wrong with the vaccination system?

Jacky You
1 week ago
No point of mco..mco like no mco..still many cars on the road.

1 week ago
Can you bloody idiots just focus on flattening the curve instead? Useless MFs.

Alvin Ambrose
1 week ago

Vijay Kumar
1 week ago
If already taken 2dos how sure when go to see your family whether they have taken 2dos are not taken .. Think aboutt it or just want to i increase the cases n order more vaccines The Rakyat already in tension cause the casese are going up ieven after vaccine !lockdown . Pls don't give excuses until the people get angry. . What's happening to country please don't kill them.

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