R&R allowed to operate round-the-clock starting today
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 — Rest and service (R&R) areas at all highways nationwide will be allowed to operate round-the-clock starting today.
The relaxation of the standard operating procedure (SOP) was announced by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaacob after the decision was made at the meeting of the Special Committee on Covid-19 Pandemic Management.
He said that e-hailing vehicles would also be allowed to resume carrying passengers based on the vehicles’ seating capacity for all phases under the National Recovery Plan (NRP) starting today.
The Prime Minister also announced that fully vaccinated travellers from abroad would undergo a shorter quarantine period of seven days at home (if suitable) or at quarantine stations effective Monday (October 18).
“Travellers who are not vaccinated or have not been fully vaccinated will have to underg